APSAD

The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol & other Drugs (APSAD) is Australia's leading multidisciplinary organisation for professionals involved in the drug and alcohol field. APSAD is dedicated to promoting improved standards in clinical practice for medical practitioners and other health professionals who deal with alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs related problems in the course of their work. It also provides a network of drug and alcohol professionals in Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific.

Through its internationally recognised scientific journal, the Drug and Alcohol Review, and its annual Scientific Alcohol & Drug Conference, APSAD provides a forum for the latest research on the nature, prevention and treatment of physical, psychological and social problems related to the use of psychoactive substances.

APSAD is dedicated to:

  • Promoting evidence-based improvements in the treatment and prevention of drug and alcohol related problems
  • Raising awareness about the problems related to the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs
  • Promoting best standards in research in the drug and alcohol field
  • Providing development and support to professionals working in the drug and alcohol fields.

The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol & other Drugs (APSAD) is Australia's leading multidisciplinary organisation for professionals involved in the drug and alcohol field. APSAD is dedicated to promoting improved standards in clinical practice for medical practitioners and other health professionals who deal with alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs related problems in the course of their work. It also provides a network of drug and alcohol professionals in Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific.

Through its internationally recognised scientific journal, the Drug and Alcohol Review, and its annual Scientific Alcohol & Drug Conference, APSAD provides a forum for the latest research on the nature, prevention and treatment of physical, psychological and social problems related to the use of psychoactive substances.

APSAD is dedicated to:

  • Promoting evidence-based improvements in the treatment and prevention of drug and alcohol related problems
  • Raising awareness about the problems related to the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs
  • Promoting best standards in research in the drug and alcohol field
  • Providing development and support to professionals working in the drug and alcohol fields.

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