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NIAAA Clinician's Guide

Helping Patients Who Drink Too Much: A Clinician's Guide
and Related Professional Support Resources


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Free CME/CE Credits

through Medscape®



Helping Patients Who
Drink Too Much

New, interactive, engaging course with
four 10-minute, realistic video cases

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The Guide
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Online training for CME/CE credit

This interactive, engaging course offers four 10-minute, realistic video cases. CME/CE credits for nurses and physicians are offered through Medscape®

Video Case Studies: Helping Patients Who Drink Too Much

Spread the word about this dynamic course to your colleagues, staff, students, or organization members. Visit our toolkit page for a downloadable ad, flyers for mailing or handing out at meetings, and other resources.


Forms for downloading

PowerPoint™ slide show


This 80-slide PowerPoint™ show helps instructors to present the content of the Guide to students and professionals in general medicine and mental health fields. It takes viewers step-by-step through the Guide's process for alcohol screening and brief intervention and showcases the helpful materials in the appendix. To access the slide views without animation, viewers may download a PDF version.

Manuals from Project COMBINE


Although designed with the research community in mind, these manuals hold a wealth of guidance for clinicians in general medical or mental health practices who wish to offer (1) medication management support for patients prescribed a medication for alcohol dependence or (2) state-of-the-art specialized alcohol counseling.

Other publications for professionals
 Alcohol Alerts and Alcohol Research & Health Publications

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