1.2.4 Other Drug Use

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  1. Do you have an inability to consistently abstain from drugs? Have you ultimately been unable to stop (or stay stopped) despite the harm it causes?
  1. Do you experience impairment in behavioral control around drugs?

a) Have you ever stolen to fund your drug habit?

b) Have you ever dealt drugs to fund your habit?

  1. Do you experience cravings for drugs?

a) Do you obsess about them when you can’t get them?

b) Do you spend significant amounts of time planning how you can get them?

  1. Have you ever tried to reduce or control the amount of drugs you use unsuccessfully?
  1. Have you increased the frequency or amount of your use of a drug over the past months or years?
  1. Have you ever substituted one drug for another, in an attempt to control the harm that that drug is having on you?
  1. Do you have any health problems related to drug use or have you ever suffered harm from using a drug (e.g. overdose, accidents, hospitalization?)
  1. Do you have legal or financial problems due to your use of drugs?
  1. Do you have relationship problems which are related to your drug use?
  1. Has your work performance been affected by your drug use?
  1. Does your drug use cause you unhealthy negative feelings like guilt and shame?
  1. Do you lie about your drug use or hide it from those close to you?
  1. Do you become angry if your plans to use drugs are interfered with?
  1. Does your drug use make you feel confident/competent/at ease with yourself? Do you think you would feel ill at ease or unable to deal with life if you had to stop taking drugs?