Harmful Effects of Alcohol
* Alcohol–related crashes (i.e., those in which a driver or pedestrian had a blood alcohol concentration [BAC] greater than zero) account for 41 percent of all fatal car accidents .9
* Alcohol abuse contributes to a range of chronic health consequences including cancer and cardiovascular disease. 10
* Alcohol use has been associated with increased risk of traumatic injury including: motor vehicle crashes, bicycling accidents, pedestrians, falls, fires, injuries in sports and recreational activities, interpersonal violence, and self–inflicted injuries.11
* The economic costs of alcohol abuse in the United States are estimated to be approximately $185 billion annually.12
Stonewall Institute is licensed by The State of Arizona, Department of Behavioral Health Services as an approved DUI service agency Tempe under ARS 28-692 and a behavioral health service agency, outpatient clinic.
Stonewall Institute provides complete drug and alcohol screenings to court ordered Tempe DUI individuals, and any other person in need of a substance abuse evaluation. Once the screening is complete, recommendations are made for DUI Education and/or Treatment dependent upon the results of the screening. DUI Screenings are conducted by appointment Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. The screenings are approximately 1 hour in length.
To schedule an alcohol screening Tempe, contact the Stonewall Institute at 602-535-6468.