Addiction Services Council

Lighting the way to Recovery


24/7 Helplines
Local: 513-281-7880
Kentucky: 859-415-9280

Serving the Greater Cincinnati Area since 1949

How Are Alcohol and Drugs Affecting Your Life?

Are you a teen concerned about your use – abuse – of alcohol and other drugs in your life?  By answering the following 20 questions, you may be able to determine if you or someone you know is at risk of alcohol and/or drug dependence and in need of immediate assistance.


The following questions are a self-test to help you review the role that alcohol and drugs play in your life.  Please read each question carefully.

When preparing each response, take into consideration your actions over the course of the past 12 months.

Answer Yes or No Decide whether your answer is YES or NO and then check the appropriate space. Please be sure to answer every question.