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National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction Consortium
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
This handbook provides an overview of the use of alcohol and other drugs and describes general principles of management and intervention.
The handbook caters for the professional alcohol and other drugs needs of non-specialist medical practitioners and nurses, but is also designed to be a useful practical tool for a wide range of other health and human services workers.
Information covered by the handbook includes:
The handbook was produced by the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA).
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Department of Health
GPO Box 9848
Canberra ACT 2601
Ph: (02) 6289 1555
Ph: 1800 020 103 (freecall)
National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA)
Level 3B, Mark Oliphant Building
Bedford Park SA 5042
GPO Box 2100
Adelaide SA 5001
Ph: (08) 8201 7535
Fax: (08) 8201 7550