Brief Intervention and Counseling
Tools and supporting material guiding clinicians through a non-judgmental, brief intervention based on the results of the AUDIT-C screening and Alcohol Symptom Checklist. The Alcohol Use Disorder Decision Aid is an invaluable booklet for patients to review and study at their own pace.
- MI-SPARC Alcohol and Health brochure. This is a brochure used to support clinicians with brief intervention with patients whose AUDIT C scores indicate they are at-risk drinking. The QR code on the MI-SPARC Alcohol and Health brochure links to an informative 10-minute video, "A ReThink of the Way we Drink," by Dr. Mike Evans.
- Decision Aid Summary for Providers. An overview of the Decision Aid Booklet for Clinicians includes an overview of the booklet and what patients will learn.
- Alcohol Use Disorder Decision Aid. This booklet is to share with patients who are drinking alcohol at risky levels; it reviews the options as they think about their drinking and making a change.
- MI-SPARC Resources - Patient Tools. This handout provides additional resources to share with patients as they work toward changing their drinking habits.