Obsessive Compulsive Drinking Scale - Adolescent version (A-OCDS)

Deas DV; Roberts JS; Randall CL; Anton RF


Last update: December 2017

Basic description

Published in 2001


Deas DV; Roberts JS; Randall CL; Anton RF

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To identify certain dimensions of "craving" and problematic drinking in adolescents/young adultsm as well as screen for and monitor change over time in this domain
Therapeutic area
  • Disorders of Environmental Origin
  • Mental Disorders
  • Chemically-Induced Disorders
Therapeutic indication

Substance-Related Disorders

Type of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA)
  • pro PRO
Original language(s)
  • English for the USA
Bibliographic reference(s) of the original questionnaire

Deas, D.V., Roberts, J.S., Randall, C.L. & Anton, R.F. (2001). Adolescent Obsessive-Compulsive Drinking Scale (A-OCDS): An assessment tool for problem drinking. Journal of National Medical Association, 93(3), 92-103 (Full text article)