Are You an Alcoholic?

Do you think you or a loved one may be an alcoholic? Alcoholism affects millions of Americans every year and is best treated as early as possible to calm its destructive and lethal side effects. If you or a loved one may have an alcohol addiction, take the following self-help quiz to find out if you may be suffering from alcoholism. This test is only for informational purposes and should be not used as a substitute for a professional evaluation.

Self Assessment Test:

1. Do important relationships suffer at the expense of your alcohol use?
2. Have you gotten into a dispute with those closest to you because of alcohol?
3. After drinking alcohol, have you ever been given a DUI or been nervous that if you were pulled over the police might issue you a DUI?
4. Do most of your friends drink alcohol as a normal and ongoing part of their lives?
5. Have you noticed that alcohol has caused you to sleep significantly more or less recently?
6. In your opinion, has alcohol ever been a problem for you?
7. Was there ever a time when you desired to speak with a professional who empathizes with the alcohol-related problems that you have?
8. Has your alcohol use significantly affect your life? (professionally, socially, personally)
9. Have you noticed that it takes more alcohol to get you drunk than it did in the past?
10. Have people closest to you been alarmed at the amount of alcohol you drink and urged you to stop or decrease your drinking?
11. Have you found yourself in a position where you needed to lie to close friends and family as well as your employer about your alcohol use?
12. When you drink alcohol, do you ever feel unhappy, down on your luck, or dejected?
13. After you use alcohol, do you notice personality or mood changes?
14. Does it anger you that you are not able to quit using alcohol?
15. Do you find that you assure yourself that you will reduce the amount of alcohol that you drink and then fail to follow through?
  This test is only for informational purposes and should not be used as a substitute for a professional evaluation.
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