Alcohol and other drug treatment

The following data visualisation shows:

  • Closed treatment episodes by PHN of client and main treatment type, 2014–15 to 2018–19.
  • Closed treatment episodes by PHN of client and source of referral, 2018–19.                         
  • Closed treatment episodes by PHN of client and treatment delivery setting, 2018–19.        

The dashboard shows the number of closed episodes provided to clients. Counselling remained the most common main treatment type between 2014–15 and 2018–19, falling slightly from 40% to 39% of closed treatment episodes. Assessment only was the second most common main treatment type in 2018–19 (19% of closed episodes). In 2018–19, the most common source of referral was self/family (38% of closed episodes), and non-residential treatment facilities were the most common treatment delivery setting (64% of closed episodes).

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