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YOU ARE NOT HERE BY ACCIDENT

Below are some questions to consider regarding consequences related to alcohol and drugs. You are not here by accident-  perhaps you need help or you know someone who needs help; perhaps you are here to gain in understanding and can be a resource for others.

Regardless of the why, you are in the right place and we’re glad you’re here!

Have you lost interest in doing activities you previously enjoyed?

Have you ever lied about what or how much you use?

Do you use alcohol and/or drugs as a consistent means to cope with emotional pain?

Have you ever felt defensive, guilty, or ashamed about your use?

Has your appearance changed as a result of alcohol or drug use?

Do you continue to use alcohol/drugs despite negative consequences?

Have you ever taken a drug or consumed alcohol to overcome the effects of the other?

Have you ever substituted one drink or drug for another, thinking that one particular drink or drug was the problem?

Have you ever tried to stop or control your consumption and/or use?

Does drinking and/or using interfere with your sleeping, eating, or typical daily life?

Does the thought of running out of alcohol and/or drugs terrify you?

Does it feel impossible for you to live without alcohol and/or drugs?

Do you put the purchase of alcohol and/or drugs ahead of your financial responsibilities?

Have you ever manipulated or lied to a doctor to obtain prescription drugs?

Have you ever stolen alcohol and/or drugs, or stolen to obtain alcohol and/or drugs?

Do you regularly use alcohol or a drug when you wake up or when you go to bed?

Have you ever been arrested as a result of using alcohol and/or drugs?

Have you ever been in a jail, hospital, or drug rehabilitation center because of your drinking and/or using?

Have you ever overdosed on alcohol or on any drugs?

Has using alcohol or drugs negatively affected your personal and family relationships?

Do certain behaviors only present themselves when you are drinking or using drugs?

Have you been in a vehicle where the driver has had too much to drink or has used drugs?

Have you driven a vehicle having had too much to drink, while on drugs, or in an unstable emotional state?

Do you avoid people or places that do not approve of you using alcohol and/or drugs?

Do you put the use of alcohol and/or drugs ahead of your personal responsibilities?

Is your alcohol and/or drug use making life at home unhappy or unmanageable?

Has someone ever told you you might have a problem?

Has your job or school performance ever suffered from the effects of your alcohol or drug use?

Have you missed days of school or work because of alcohol or drugs?

Have you ever thought you couldn’t fit in or have a good time without using alcohol and/or drugs?

Have you ever used alcohol or drugs to cope with school or work related stress?

Has your appearance changed as a result of alcohol or drug use?

Has someone ever told you you might have a problem?