Maryland Addictions Questionnaire (MAQ)
Maryland Addictions Questionnaire
Benefits: Tells you how severe the addiction is, how motivated the patient is, how to best treat the problem, and how likely relapse is
Ages: 17 years and up
Admin Time: 15-20 minutes for Full Form; 5 minutes for Short Form
Complete Kit: Includes 25 AutoScore Answer Sheets; Manual
Brief, economical, and easy to administer and score, the MAQ is one of the best treatment planning tools you’ll find. Administered at intake, it quickly tells you how severe the addiction is, how motivated the patient is, which treatment approach is most likely to work, what the risk of relapse is, and whether treatment may be complicated by cognitive difficulties, anxiety, or depression.