Have you tried to reduce your use (or stop completely) with no success?
Are there negative or unwanted consequences to your continued use? (for example: losing a job, stress on relationships, legal trouble, health concerns, debts)
Do you experience physical/psychological cravings?
Have you experienced any withdrawal symptoms? (examples: fatigue, insomnia, nightmares, oversleeping, ‘the shakes’, increased anxiety, or always feeling ‘sick’)
Do you require more of the substance in order to achieve the same effects (increased tolerance)?
Have friends and/or family members expressed concerns regarding your substance use?
Help to develop personalized strategies for staying sober or minimizing substance use / abuse
Reduce psychological cravings
Explore unresolved issues related to substance use / abuse (anxiety, depression, trauma)
Reduce the urge or 'need' to use drugs and alcohol
Improve overall life satisfaction