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Displaying instruments where rea of evaluation is Treatment and Target population is Adults
Instrument Areas of evaluation Aspect being evaluated Target population Language
AIDS Initial Assessment Jail Supplement
Designed to elicit information on AIDS risk behaviours in which the client may have participated while incarcerated
Treatment, Harm reduction Needs and planning Adults, Special populations en
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
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
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 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
Coping Behaviours Inventory (CBI)
The Coping Behaviours Inventory (CBI) is designed to assess the behaviors and thoughts used by alcoholics to prevent, avoid or control the resumption of heavy drinking.
Treatment, Prevention Mediating/risk factors, Needs and planning Adolescents, Adults en
Cuestionario sobre Indicadores de Calidad en Comunidad Terapica
It evaluates quality standards for residential drug treatment services
Treatment Process Adults es
Diferencial Semantico (DS) (in Spanish)
SD-TC is a self-reported instrument designed to provide information for structure and process evaluation in residential therapeutic communities for substance misusers.
Treatment Process Adults es
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 Abuse Treatment Costs Analysis Program
The purpose of this interview guide is to collect resource use and cost information pertaining to the operations of one modality or program in a treatment organisation.
Treatment Needs and planning Adults en
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
Drug Use Disorders Identification Test - DUDIT
Screens effectively for drug-related problems in clinically selected groups and may prove useful in the context of public health surveys.
Treatment, Prevention Needs and planning Adolescents, Adults en, fr, de, es, pt, da, no, sv, fi, hu, nl, hr, is, tr
Drug Use Disorders Identification Test Extended - DUDIT-E
The DUDIT-E maps the frequency of illicit drug use, the positive and negative aspects of drug use, and treatment readiness.
Treatment, Prevention Needs and planning Adolescents, Adults, Special populations en, fr, de, ru, pt, da, no, sv, fi, hu
Entrevista de Valoración (in Spanish)
EI-TC is a semi-structured interview designed to provide information for structure and process evaluation in residential therapeutic communities for substance misusers.
Treatment Process Adults es
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
Evaluation Questionnaire of the Services in Social Rehabilitation
Designed to assess the degree of clients' participation and clients' satisfaction with the living conditions in the therapeutic centre, the vocational guidance seminars and the attitude and assistance of the personnel.
Treatment Process Adults el
Evaluation Questionnaire of the Services in Therapeutic Communities (in Greek)
Designed to assess the quality of the services provided in relation to the clients' health and legal problems
Treatment Process Adults el
Evaluation Questionnaire of the Services in the Information and Admission Centers
Designed to assess the degree of clients' satisfaction with the living conditions in the therapeutic centre, their rights and duties, and their relationship with the personnel and clients. It also records their health and legal status.
Treatment Process Adults el
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
ISO-PLUS+
Framework for appraising the quality of addiction treatment and care.
Treatment Process, Needs and planning Adults en
Injecting Risk Questionnaire (IRQ)
Designed to help assess levels of injecting risk behaviour.
Treatment, Harm reduction Mediating/risk factors, Needs and planning Adults en
Intensive Community-Based Care Programs Components Questionnaire (ICPC)
Designed to describe the individual components of intensive community-based care programs , regardless of the type of (model) program being studied.
Treatment Process Adults nl
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 - 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 - Unit
Interview designed to describe treatment units, basic data, treatment focus, target groups, treatment spectrum, treatment planning, intervention resources and staff.
Treatment Process, Needs and planning Adolescents, 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
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 Inventory for Adults (PEI-A)
PEI is designed to document the onset, nature and degree of alcohol and other drugs misuse, and to identify the personal and environmental risk factors. It also highlights areas to be addressed during drug treatment.
Treatment Mediating/risk factors, 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 Parents (POSIP)
Designed to identifywith parents potential problem areas that require further in-depth assessment.
Treatment, Prevention Needs and planning Adults en, es
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
Rusmiddeletaten under Oslo Kommune (in Norwegian)
Designed to assess the degree of clients' satisfaction with treatment services
Treatment Process Adults no
Service to Others in Sobriety (SOS) Questionnaire
SOS questionnaire is a self-assessment of alcoholism
Treatment Mediating/risk factors Adolescents, Adults 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
Struktureret personlighedsfortælling (in Danish)
This tool is a self-assessment questionnaire which allows the client to describe him or herself by ticking adjectives from a list. The exercise should preferably be done before, during and after treatment.
Treatment Needs and planning Adults da
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
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
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 Counseling Session Record - Group (Client) - Methadone Outpatient
Designed to record characteristics of group counselling sessions. Is a 5-item questionnaire eliciting the client's reaction to the session.
Treatment Process, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University Counseling Session Record - Individual (Client) - Methadone Outpatient
Designed to record characteristics of individual counselling sessions. Is a 5-item questionnaire eliciting the client's reaction to the session.
Treatment Process, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University Counselling Session Record - Individual (Counselor) - Correctional Outpatient
Designed to record characteristics of individual counselling sessions. It describes the length and type of session as well as the issues addressed.
Treatment Process, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University Counselor Rating of Client - Women and Child
Designed to obtain a counsellor's rating on a client.
Treatment Process, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University Counselor Rating of Client- Methadone Outpatient
Designed to obtain a staff' rating focused on a client. Is completed by the counselor for the purpose of describing client functioning and therapeutic strategies used in the preceding 3 months.
Treatment Process, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University Evaluation of Self and Treatment- Methadone Outpatient.
Designed to obtain a client's self- rating and a client's assessment of program processes and attributes.
Treatment Process Adults en
The Texas Christian University Evaluation of Self and Treatment- Women and Child
Designed to obtain a client's self- rating and a client's assessment of program processes and attributes.
Treatment Process Adults, Children 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 - Methadone Outpatient
Designed to assess clients status, needs and problems at initial contact.
Treatment Outcome, Needs and planning Adults en
The Texas Christian University Parental Discipline - Women and Child
Designed to assess parental discipline practices among women in treatment for substance use disorders.
Treatment Process, Needs and planning Adults, Children 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 Services Tracking Record - Correctional Outpatient
The Services Tracking Record (Monthly) serves as the overall monitoring record of client services and transactions, and is completed each month by agency staff. It contains information concerning counseling session attendance, medications prescribed, etc.
Treatment Process Adolescents, 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
Treatment Perceptions Questionnaire (TPQ)
The TPQ is a brief scale to measure client satisfaction with treatment for substance use problems.
Treatment Process Adults en, it, es
Treatment Services Review
The TSR is designed to identify the nature and quantify the amount of treatment services provided to clients in substance abuse treatment programs.
Treatment Process Adults en
Treatment unit form (TUF)
An instrument applicable in Europe that provides a descriptive profile of the characteristics of the existing treatment services while accounting for their diversity
Treatment Process Adults en, de, el

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