Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia 2010–11

Public health Well-being Medicine Diseases Drugs and alcohol Alcohol Australia

Around 150,500 closed treatment episodes for alcohol and other drug use were provided in Australia in 2010-11 - almost 5,000 more than in 2009-10.
For almost half of these episodes, the principal drug of concern was alcohol. Cannabis was the second most common principal drug of concern. Counselling was the most common type of treatment, followed by withdrawal management.

Publication Details