Chapter 4 - Screening and Assessment

Authors | John Saunders, Jason Connor & Daniel Stjepanovic

This chapter provides clinical guidance about the role, and implementation of methods to identify unhealthy alcohol consumption comprehensive assessment of alcohol problems, and an overview of treatment planning.

Cite the Chapter: Saunders J, Connor J, Stjepanovic D (2021). Screening and Assessment. In Haber PS, Riordan BC (Eds.). Guidelines for the Treatment of Alcohol Problems (4th edition). Sydney: Specialty of Addiction Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health, The University of Sydney