The development, validity, and reliability of the Addiction Profile Index (API).

@article{gel2012TheDV,
  title={The development, validity, and reliability of the Addiction Profile Index (API).},
  author={K{\"u}ltegin {\"O}gel and C{\"u}neyt Evren and Figen Karadağ and Defne Tamar G{\"u}rol},
  journal={Turk psikiyatri dergisi = Turkish journal of psychiatry},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={263-75}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to develop a practical questionnaire for multidimensional assessment of problems associated with alcohol and substance abuse that would also be useful for treatment planning. MATERIALS AND METHODS The Addiction Profile Index (API) is a self-report questionnaire consisting of 37 items and the following 5 subscales: characteristics of substance use; dependency diagnosis; the effects of subsance use on the user; craving; motivation to quit using… CONTINUE READING