1. Does the client have any other friends who are abstinent from alcohol do not drink alcohol as regularly as his friends now?
2. Has there ever been a time in the past where the client was successful in abstaining from alcohol or cannabis? If so, what helped him abstain? Were there social supports in place? Did he feel less stressed?
3. What was it about the substance use program that the client did not like?
4. Is there any other program besides AA that can fulfill the requirement the client needs?