released: 12 Dec 2011 author: AIHW
In Queensland in 2009-10, 118 government-funded alcohol and other drug treatment agencies provided 23,090 treatment episodes.
Alcohol and cannabis were the most common principal drugs of concern at 38% and 36% of treatment episodes respectively, followed by opioids (8%).
The greatest proportion of treatment episodes was for information and education only (42%) followed by counselling (28%) and assessment only (17%).
ISSN 1446-9820; ISBN 978-1-74249-254-4; Cat. no. AUS 147; 16pp.; INTERNET ONLY
Publication table of contents
- Treatment agencies
- Client profile
- Drugs of concern
- Treatment programs
- How to find out more
- Verso page
AIHW 2011. Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Queensland 2009-10: findings from the National Minimum Data Set (NMDS). AIHW bulletin no. 95. Cat. no. AUS 147. Canberra: AIHW. Viewed 28 July 2016 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=10737420900>.