Substance use disorder assessment for adults
If you suspect you may have an addiction, Allina Health offers programs that can help. To qualify for a program, a substance use disorder comprehensive assessment (formerly known as Rule 25) is necessary. Through this assessment, our referral specialist can help select the treatment option that best suits your needs.
What it is
When you come to Allina Health for an assessment, you will be met by a licensed alcohol and drug counselor who will conduct a thorough evaluation and assessment. Through this assessment, a referral specialist can help you identify the extent of your addiction and the treatment options that best suit your needs.
What to expect
Your assessment may include:
- Drug screening
- Consultation with the patient and family members
- Formal questionnaires about drug or alcohol use
- A mental health screening
Good to know
An assessment will help you identify programs that can help you recover from your addiction. Assessments are conducted on adults who are seeking addiction treatment services, or who are referred by law enforcement,social service worker, the courts or an employer for a chemical assessment.
Source: Allina Health Mental Health
Reviewed by: Allina Health Mental Health
First published: 12/2/2019
Last reviewed: 12/2/2019