Alcohol Use

Measure DescriptionSource of measure Mitchell, 1995 (Voices of Indian Teens)
Mode of administration Self report
Age range for useTeen-adult
Domains Assessed
Related Measures
BurdenTraining needed to administerMinimal staff training required for this self-report measure. Staff need to be familiar with all items before administering to a participant.
Minutes to complete 10
# of items
Adaptation for AIAN useAdapted
Developer allows adaptation?
Used with AIAN populations? Yes
AIAN: Cronbach's alpha range>=0.70
AIAN: Evidence of validity
Other populations: Cronbach's alpha range
Other populations: Evidence of validity
SourceDeveloper Novins & Mitchell, 1998
SummaryComments about sensitivity to change
General remarksGood for assessing lifetime and current alcohol use. Also has very detailed questions regarding alcohol drinking patterns and behaviors (a bit lengthy though).