Table 4.1Evidence-Based Screening Tools for Substance Use

Screening ToolSubstance TypeAge Group
AlcoholDrugsAdolescentsAdults
Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention for Adolescents and Youth: A Practitioner's Guide
Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)
Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test-C (AUDIT-C)
Brief Screener for Tobacco, Alcohol, and Other Drugs (BSTAD)
CRAFFT
CRAFFT (Part A)
Drug Abuse Screen Test (DAST-10 )
DAST-20: Adolescent version
Helping Patients Who Drink Too Much: A Clinicians' Guide
NIDA Drug Use Screening Tool
NIDA Drug Use Screening Tool: Quick ScreenSee APA Adapted NM ASSIST tools
Opioid Risk Tool
S2BI

Source: National Institute on Drug Abuse, (2015).43

From: CHAPTER 4, EARLY INTERVENTION, TREATMENT, AND MANAGEMENT OF SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS

Cover of Facing Addiction in America
Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General's Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health [Internet].
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (US); Office of the Surgeon General (US).
Washington (DC): US Department of Health and Human Services; 2016 Nov.

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