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Displaying instruments where rea of evaluation is Treatment and Aspect being evaluated Outcome
Instrument Areas of evaluation Aspect being evaluated Target population Language
Addiction Severity Index
Designed to provide basic diagnostic information on a client prior, during and after treatment for substance use-related problems, and for the assessment of change in client status and treatment outcome.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults, Special populations en, ru, pt, da, sv, pl, nl, lt
Addiction Severity Index - Crime
Description of problems with criminality/criminal lifestyle; assessment of needs and risks of recidivism.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Addiction Severity Index - Feedback Form
Structured client feedback on the ASI-interview. It is a method to condensate the interview for comprehensive archive as well as facilitate the interviewer severity ratings analysis.
Treatment Process, Outcome Adults en, sv, nl
Addiction Severity Index - Gambling
Screening for gambling problems.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Adolescent Diagnostic Interview
Useful instrument for adolescent substance use and abuse assessment. It is comprehensive, theoretically-based and has good psychometric properties.
Treatment, Prevention Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en, es
Adolescent Drug Abuse Diagnosis
Designed to assess substance use and other life problems, to assist with treatment planning, and to assess changes in life problem areas and severity over time.
Treatment, Prevention Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en, fr
Adolescent Drug Abuse Diagnosis - Feedback Form
Structured client feedback on the ADAD-interview. It is a method to condensate the interview for comprehensive archive as well as facilitate the interviewer severity ratings analysis.
Treatment, Prevention Process, Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en, sv, nl
Adolescent Relapse Coping Questionnaire (ARCQ)
Assessment of adolescent substance abuser coping skills, evaluation of changes in coping skills over the course of treatment for adolescent substance use.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
Alcohol Dependence Data Questionnaire (SADD)
Assess alcohol dependence in general adult substance-abusing population. Suitable for patients seeking help; measures current dependence; sensitive across full range of dependence; sensitive to changes over time; and free of socio-cultural influences.
Treatment Process, Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Alcohol Dependence Scale
ADS provides a quantitative measure of the severity of alcohol dependence symptoms
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Special populations en, cs
CES–Depression Scale
Designed to identify depression in the general population
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents, Adults en
CMRS Scales for Substance Abuse Treatment
CMR is designed to measure motivation and readiness for treatment and to predict retention in treatment among abusers of illicit drugs
Treatment Outcome Adolescents, Adults en, es
Christo Inventory for Gambling Services
CISS is for evaluation/clinical audit purposes only and is a rough indicator of professional impression of recent drug/alcohol related problems in the past month.
Treatment Outcome en
Christo Inventory for Substance-misuse Services
CISS is for evaluation / clinical audit purposes only and is a rough indicator of professional impression of recent drug / alcohol related problems in the client in the past month.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults pt
Christo Inventory of Drugs
CID is for evaluation / clinical audit purposes only and is a rough indicator of the types of drugs and frequency of use in the client.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Clinical Opiate Withdrawal Scale (COWS)
Flow-sheet for measuring symptoms over a period of time during buprenorphine induction. It is a clinician-administered instrument that rates 11 common opiate withdrawal signs or symptoms.
Treatment Outcome Adults en
Drug Abuse Screening Test (DAST-20)
The DAST is designed to identify individuals who are abusing psychoactive drugs and to yield a quantitative index score of the degree of problems related to drug use and misuse.
Treatment, Prevention Outcome, Mediating/risk factors, Needs and planning Adults en, fi
Drug Avoidance Self-Efficacy Scale (DASES)
The DASES is designed to assess a client's self-efficacy, i.e. the individual's confidence in the ability to successfully cope with risk situations without using drugs
Treatment Outcome, Mediating/risk factors Adults en
European Addiction Severity Index (EuropASI)
Designed to provide basic diagnostic information on a client prior, during and after treatment for substance use-related problems, and for the assessment of change in client status and treatment outcome
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en, it, pt, da, sv, pl, lt, cs
Evaluate Your Alcohol Consumption
The TLFB - Alcohol is a method for assessing recent drinking behavior. It involves asking clients to retrospectively estimate their daily alcohol consumption over a time period ranging from 7 days to 24 months prior to the interview.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Evaluate Your Drug Consumption
The TLFB - Drug is a method to assess recent cigarette, marijuana, and other drug use. It involves asking clients to retrospectively estimate their drug, marijuana or cigarette use 7 days to 2 years prior to the interview date.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Health Questionnaire
The HQ is designed to provide a summary of the individual's current health situation and medical history.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents, Adults en
Inventario de Procesos de Cambio (in Spanish)
IPC-AH is based on the Processes of Change Inventory for smokers and is designed to assess behavioural changes in opiate misusers.
Treatment Outcome Adults es
Lancashire Quality of Life Profile (in German)
It is a questionnaire designed to assess the quality of life of clients in substitution treatment in outpatient settings.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents, Adults de
Leeds Dependence Questionnaire
Can be used to measure change in levels of dependence.
Treatment Outcome Adults en
Lifetime Drinking History (LDH)
LDH is designed to provide quantitative indices of an individual's alcohol consumption patterns from the onset of regular drinking.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Maudsley Addiction Profile
MAP is designed to assess 4 domains (substance use, health risk behaviour, physical and psychological health, personal/social functioning) in people with drug and alcohol problems.
Treatment Outcome, Mediating/risk factors Adults en, fr, it, es
Maudsley Addiction Profile - Cocaine - In Hungarian
The MAP is a brief, structured interview for treatment outcome research.
Treatment Outcome, Mediating/risk factors Adults hu
Measurements in the Addictions for Triage and Evaluation - MATE
MATE is the result of a Dutch research project aimed at developing specifications for domains and functions of measurement instruments for assessing clinical relevant patient characteristics in substance abuse treatment services.
Treatment Outcome Adults en, de, nl
Monitoring Area and Phase System - Adolescent Version
The MAPS- Up Ado is a follow-up interview used for adolescents case-management in drug care and especially after-care and designed to identify the motivational phase of the client including physical health, employment and legal problems.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
Monitoring Area and Phase System - Intake
The MAPS - Intake interview is used for case-management in drug care and especially after-care and designed to identify the motivational phase of the client including physical health, employement and legal problems at the intake phase.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en, sv
Monitoring Area and Phase System - Out (discharge)
The MAPS - Out interview is used for case-management in drug care and especially after-care and designed to identify the motivational phase of the client including physical health, employment and legal problems at the discharge phase.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en, sv
Monitoring Area and Phase System - Up
The MAPS- Up is a follow-up interview used for case-management in drug care and especially after-care and designed to identify the motivational phase of the client including physical health, employment and legal problems.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en, sv
Monitoring Area and Phase System, Adolescent version - Client (Intake)
The MAPS- Intake Ado is an interview used for adolescents case-management in drug care and especially after-care and designed to identify the motivational phase of the client including physical health, employment and legal problems at the intake phase.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
OOWS. Objective Opiate Withdrawal Scale.
The Objective Opiate Withdrawal Scale is an interview and observation tool for assessing opioid withdrawal signs and symptoms.
Treatment Outcome Adults en
Opiate Treatment Index
The Opiate Treatment Index (OTI) is a structured interview designed to provide a measure of the effectiveness of drug treatment.
Treatment Outcome Adults lt, cs
Personal Drug Use Questionnaire
Designed to assess readiness for change in drug users.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Personal Experience Screening Questionnaire
Designed to briefly screen for an indication of the need for a comprehensive drug use evaluation and to scan for select psychosocial problems and faking good and faking bad tendencies.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en, es
Personal questionnaire (SOCRATES M-SO-F)
SOCRATES forms are designed to assess readiness for change in alcohol/drug abusers and their loved ones. It is a 32-item alcohol questionnaire for Males' significant others.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Personal questionnaire (SOCRATES M-SO-M)
SOCRATES forms are designed to assess readiness for change in alcohol/drug abusers and their loved ones. It is a 32-item alcohol questionnaire for Females' significant others.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Problem Oriented Screening Instrument for Teenagers (POSIT)
Designed to identify problems and potential treatment or service needs in 10 areas, including substance abuse, mental and physical health, and social relations in adolescents.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en, es
Prototype Screening / Triage Form
Designed to assess adolescents' overall risk and service needs, their current situation and their patterns of drug use and delinquency/crime over time.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale (SES)
The Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale is designed to assess self-esteem among adolescents.
Treatment, Prevention Outcome, Mediating/risk factors Adolescents, Adults en, fr, da, no
Rutgers Alcohol Problem Index
Sound, unidimensional, relatively brief, and easily administered instrument designed to screen for adolescent drinking problems.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
Rutgers Alcohol Problem Index
Designed to screen for adolescent drinking problems.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
Severity of Dependence Scale
Is a 5-item questionnaire that provides a score indicating the severity of dependence on opioids, the higher the score the higher the level of dependence.
Treatment Outcome Adults en, lt
Severity of Dependence Scale
The Severity of Dependence Scale (SDS) is a 5-item questionnaire that provides a score indicating the severity of dependence on opioids.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults lt, cs
Shared decision-making intervention — SDMI / Goals of Treatment questionnaire — GoT-Q
Designed to structurally and frequently discuss and evaluate a wide range of problem areas and treatment goals between patient and clinician.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults nl
Situational Confidence Questionnaire (SCQ)
The SCQ was developed to assess a client's perceived ability to cope effectively with alcohol in high risk drinking situations in everyday life.
Treatment Outcome, Mediating/risk factors, Needs and planning Adults en
Situational Confidence Questionnaire - Heroin (SCQ-H)
The SCQ-H was developed to assess a client's perceived ability to cope effectively with heroin in high risk situations in everyday life.
Treatment Outcome, Mediating/risk factors, Needs and planning Adults en
Subjective Opioid Withdrawal Scale (SOWS)
The Subjective Opioid Withdrawal Scale is a self-administered scale for grading opioid withdrawal symptoms. It contains 16 symptoms whose intensity the patient rates on a scale of 0 (not at all) to 4 (extremely).
Treatment Outcome Adults en
TdEval
TdEval is designed to carry out treatment evaluation and provides useful information for treatment planning.
Treatment Outcome, Mediating/risk factors Adults it
Teen Addiction Severity Index (T-ASI)
The T-ASI is a semi-structured interview developed for a reliable, valid, and standardized instrument for a periodic evaluation of adolescent substance abuse.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
Texas Christian University Follow - Up Interview - Children and Women
Designed to assess post - treatment status in residential treatment for women substance misusers and their children.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults, Children en
Texas Christian University Follow - Up Interview - Methadone Outpatient
Designed to assess post - treatment status of clients in methadone outpatient treatment for substance misuse.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
Texas Christian University Intake - Youth
Designed to assess substance abuse and other life problems of adolescent clients at intake.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
The Health-Related Quality of Life for Drug Abusers Test (HRQOLDA Test)
HRQOLDA test has been developed as a standardized measure useful to measure the impact of treatment in health-related quality of life of drug abusers.
Treatment Outcome Adults es
The Texas Christian University - During Treatment Status - Methadone outpatient
Designed to assess major behavioral criteria such as employment, criminal involvement, drug use, and AIDS-risky behavior of clients in methadone outpatient treatment for substance misuse.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University - Initial Assessment - Methadone Outpatient
Designed to assess clients status, needs and problems at initial contact. It includes background and psychosocial information, a brief history of illegal drug use, and assessments of alcohol, cocaine, opioid, and cannabis abuse.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents, Adults en
The Texas Christian University - Initial Assessment- Correctional Residential
Designed to assess clients status, needs and problems at initial contact. It includes background and psychosocial information, a brief history of illegal drug use, and assessments of alcohol, cocaine, opioid, and cannabis abuse.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents, Adults en
The Texas Christian University - Intake - Children
Designed to assess clients status, needs and problems at initial contact. Mothers report on sociodemographic background, custody status, health and psychological status, criminal involvement, and childcare/educational status for each child in treatment.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults, Children en
The Texas Christian University - Intake - Correctional Residential
The Self-Rating at Intake is completed by the client immediately following the initial assessment. It includes short scales for psychological adjustment (eg. self-esteem, anxiety) , social functioning (eg. risk taking, hostility) and motivational scale.
Treatment Outcome Adolescents, Adults en
The Texas Christian University - Intake - Women and children
Designed to assess clients status, needs and problems at initial contact. It includes sections on sociodemographic background, family and peer relations, health and psychological status, criminal record, drug use history, and an AIDS-risk assessment.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University - Treatment Motivation Scales
Designed to evaluate the readiness of the client for treatment. Three motivational scales that represent stages of readiness are assessed - problem recognition, desire for help and treatment readiness.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents, Adults en
The Texas Christian University Child Follow - Up Interview - Women and Children
Designed to assess post - treatment status in residential treatment for women substance misusers.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults, Children en
The Texas Christian University Child Follow - Up Interview - Youth
Designed to assess post - treatment status of youths in residential treatment.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
The Texas Christian University HIV/AIDS Risk Assessment
Designed to assess HIV/AIDS risks among clients of substance misuse treatment programs.
Treatment, Harm reduction Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University Intake - Correctional Residential
Designed to assess substance abuse and other life problems of adolescents. It includes sections on sociodemographic background, family and peer relations, health and psychological status, criminal record, drug use history, and an AIDS-risk assessment.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
The Texas Christian University Intake - Methadone Outpatient
Designed to assess clients status, needs and problems at initial contact.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University Scales on Family, Friends and Self
Self report survey comprised of demographics, past psychosocial factors, family, friends, and self scales.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adolescents en
The Texas Christian University Self Rating at Intake - Methadone Outpatient
The Self-Rating at Intake is completed by the client immediately following the initial assessment. It includes short scales for psychological adjustment (eg. self-esteem, anxiety) , social functioning (eg. risk taking, hostility) and motivation scales.
Treatment Outcome Adults en
The Texas Christian University- Evaluation of self and treatment
Self-assessment for methadone outpatient treatment clients.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
The WHO Quality of Life-Bref instrument
International cross-culturally comparable quality of life assessment instrument. It assesses the individual's perceptions in the context of their culture and value systems, and their personal goals, standards and concerns.
Treatment Outcome Adults en, pl, sk, cs
Tidslinjeskema (in Danish)
The tool is designed to 'time-map' the previous 12 months of a treatment client. The client indicates - by simply drawing lines indicating the months - what has happened in terms of drug intake, housing situation and treatment.
Treatment Outcome Adults da
Timeline Followback Method (TLFB)
The Alcohol TLFB is a drinking assessment method that obtains estimates of daily drinking. Using a calendar, people provide retrospective estimates of their daily drinking over a specified time period that can vary up to 12 months from the interview date.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en

Page last updated: Monday, 21 September 2009