The 2nd National Emergency Department survey of Alcohol Identification and Intervention activity

Small Grant

Are UK alcohol policy and NICE guidelines, commending the use of screening tools and delivery of brief advice in hospital emergency departments being adopted?

Prevalence of alcohol use disorders in Deaf psychiatric patients

Research and Development Grant

A specialist psychiatric service for Deaf people serving the south of England conducted a survey of the case-load of Deaf patients using an alcohol screening instrument translated into British Sign Language (The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test -AUDIT).

Down your drink: an online treatment programme for problem drinkers

Research and Development Grant

Traditional treatment facilities for alcohol problems tend to concentrate on the heavy dependent drinker. Many people who drink hazardously, do not present themselves for treatment as they find that the prospect deeply unappealing. Could the anonymity of the internet present a solution?