Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students (BASICS) is a prevention programme for university students who drink alcohol heavily and have experienced or are at risk of developing alcohol-related problems. BASICS aims to motivate students to reduce alcohol use in order to decrease the negative consequences of drinking. It is delivered over the course of two 1-hour interviews.
|Target group||University students aged 18-24|
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|Impact of intervention||
Alcohol abuse or dependence: -0.26*
*statistically significant at p<0.05
Figure(s) taken from this report.
|Local authorities running the intervention in the UK||
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