Quiz: Do I Need Addiction Treatment?

That’s the question that is on every potential addict’s mind when they’re thinking of quitting. This is true whether they are addicted to illegal drugs, prescription drugs or alcohol. They often wonder if the problem is severe enough to warrant addiction treatment. Perhaps this has been on your mind as well. You may have been struggling with addiction for years, or for just a few months. You need to get an answer to this question. One way to do that is by taking a quiz like the one below.

Take the Quiz: Do I Need Addiction Treatment?

For this quiz, answer each question carefully and honestly. If your answer is yes, mark the box next to the question. If your answer is no, leave the box blank. When you’re finished, enter your email address and click Submit to get your results.

Am I currently using drugs for any reason, outside of a medical one?
Does drinking or using drugs frequently make my home life more difficult than it should be?
Once I start drinking alcohol or start using drugs, is it very hard for me to stop?
Do I ever misuse more than one drug at a time? (For example, drinking alcohol and taking prescription painkillers together)
Do I feel that my reputation has been negatively impacted because of my substance abuse?
Do I need to increase the dosage drugs, or how much alcohol I drink to get the same effects?
Does using drugs or drinking alcohol in excess ever make me feel guilty afterwards?
Have I ever felt sick, or gone through withdrawal when I stopped abusing substances?

Have the people I spend time with changed since I started abusing substances?

Do I have family members or friends who are encouraging me to get help for an addiction?

Is drinking alcohol or using drugs starting to negatively impact me financially?

Do I feel that my drug or alcohol use has caused me to lose productivity on the job?

Is drug or alcohol use causing me to become isolated from the people who love me the most?

Have I lost a job because I failed a drug test, or because of my substance abuse patterns?

Have I been a part of illegal activities that involved using drugs or drinking recently?

Am I experiencing problems keeping up with my responsibilities because of drug or alcohol use?

Do I currently have medical issues that could be linked to my substance abuse habits?

Do I feel as though I need to drink alcohol or use drugs just to feel normal each day?

Has using drugs or drinking become a part of the way I cope with stress or frustration?

Have I tried to stop drinking alcohol or using drugs in the past, but failed at every attempt?


Alcohol Rehab and Drug Rehab for Women at Women’s Recovery

It’s possible that you’re a woman who has had a problem with alcohol or drugs for a long time. It’s also possible that you never really realized you had an issue with substances until now. You’d be surprised at how common this is. So many women have found themselves to be in the same situations. The question is, what can you do about it?

If after taking this quiz, you’ve found that you do have an addiction, you need professional help. There simply is no substitute for alcohol treatment or drug treatment when it comes to addiction. Identifying your addiction is the very first step in the process. However, it’s now up to you to take the next step.

Here at Women’s Recovery, we specialize in working with addicted women. We know the stressors you face, day in and day out. We understand that right now, your life may revolve around substance abuse. Our goal is to change that and show you a better way to live and thrive. Our women’s addiction treatment program is designed to meet your unique needs.

Are you a woman with a drug addiction or alcoholism? Do you need immediate help to recover? Please contact us today.