Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title page and verso
    • Contents
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Highlights
  • Sections
    1. Introduction
      1. Background
      2. Alcohol and other drug treatment activities
        • Detoxification
        • Pharmacological treatment
        • Counselling
        • Rehabilitation
      3. The national collection
      4. Scope of the collection
        • Exclusion of methadone
        • Agencies and clients within scope
        • Agencies and clients excluded
      5. Diversity of data collection systems
      6. Interpretation of the data
      7. Profile of treatment services
    2. Client profile
      1. Client registrations
        • Indigenous status
        • Source of referral
      2. Principal drug of concern
        • Jurisdictions
        • Sex and age
        • Indigenous status
        • Source of referral
        • Injecting drug use
        • Other drugs of concern
        • Principal drug trends
    3. Other data collections
      1. Background
      2. Monitoring alcohol and other drug problems in Australia
        • National Drug Strategy Household Survey
        • Clients of Treatment Service Agencies
        • Illicit Drug Reporting System
        • National Methadone/buprenorphine statistics
    4. Development and data quality of AODTS-NMDS
      1. Move to 'treatment episodes' for 2001-02
        • New data items and concepts for 2001-02
      2. Data quality in 2000-01
        • Background
        • Comprehensiveness of collection
        • Data quality - selected data items
        • Not stated responses
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix 1: Data elements included in the NMDS for 2000-01
      • Appendix 2: Technical notes
        • Data presentation
        • Client registration versus treatment episode data
        • Excluding under-age clients
        • Summary of editing performed on the data
      • Appendix 3: Rural, Remote and Metropolitan Area (RRMA) classification
      • Appendix 4: Detailed tables
      • Appendix 5: ASCDC classification
    • References
      • Web sites