Table of contents

  • Summary
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1    Drug use in Australia
    • 1.2    National Drug Strategy
    • 1.3    Alcohol and other drug treatment services
    • 1.4    The AODTS NMDS
    • 1.5    Accompanying material
  • 2 Agencies
    • 2.1    Number of agencies
    • 2.2    Service sector
    • 2.3    Remoteness area
  • 3 Clients
    • 3.1    Characteristics of clients
    • 3.2    Clients and drugs of concern
    • 3.3     Client service use over multiple years
  • 4 Drugs of concern
    • Drugs of concern and treatment provided
    • 4.1    Alcohol
    • 4.2    Cannabis
    • 4.3    Amphetamines
    • 4.4    Heroin
    • 4.5    Pharmaceuticals
    • 4.6    Selected other drugs
  • 5 Treatment provided
    • 5.1    Referral to treatment
    • 5.2    Duration of treatment
    • 5.3    Treatment completion
    • 5.4    Treatment types
  • Appendix A: Data and methods
    • Data collection process
    • Drugs of concern
    • Duration
    • Population rates
    • Reason for cessation
    • Remoteness area
    • Service sectors
    • Source of referral: diversion
    • Trends
    • Imputation methodology for AOD clients
  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • List of boxes