Western Kentucky University


  Event Information
e-Chug Alcohol Assessment

Location:  Online
Event URL:  http://www.wku.edu/healthservices/health-ed/e-chug.php

You must attend this event 1 time before completing this event.


e-Chug Assessment Details

e-Chug is a brief confidential seff-assessment tool, designed to give students personalized feedback about their alcohol use. The basic intervention/assessment takes about 20-30 minutes to complete and review. It draws on Motivational Interviewing (Miller & Rollnick, 2002) and Social Norms feedback theories (Haines & Spear, 1996)

The Feedback that is included with the assessmet is as follows:

  • Quantity and Frequency of Drinking & Calorie Intake
  • Amount Consumed and Peek BAC
  • Norm Comparisons
  • Amount and percent of income spent on alcohol
  • Tolerance level
  • Negative consequences of alcohol use
  • Genetic risk score explanation, advice and local referral information

NOTE: WellU® Participants must complete the PRVC and answer the open-ended questions at the end of the assessment summary( click on the green check mark) After completion of the assessment and PRVC, participants must send a SEPARATE email notification to Kathryn Steward: kathryn.steward@wku.edu.

 Last Modified 7/22/13