Appendix 3

ED DIRECT

 

Empathy

Direct

Data

Now, I want to share our findings with you:

  1. You are in a group that is high risk for alcohol-related problems: Alcoholism, dependence, injury or death
  2. Our screen indicates a reason for concern.

Identify options

  1. Go for follow up assessment to see if treatment is indicated.
  2. Do nothing

Recommend action

"We recommend strongly that you go for an assessment to see if more treatment is indicated."

"We would like to assist you in arranging for that assessment."

Elicit response

"How does that sound to you?"

"What do you think about going for an assessment?"

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