The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs


Source: Department of Health Covid 19 InformationAPSAD is monitoring the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak and is constantly reviewing the situation with your safety in mind. As the situation continues to develop, we are working on and towards offering the best solutions and outcomes for our members, stakeholders, and the APSAD 2020 Brisbane Conference, this may include no change to the present plans, cancellation, or a completely different conference platform. At this stage, plans have not changed, but please be assured, we will act appropriately as the situation develops.

The APSAD office is currently closed and staff are working from home. We are still open, here, and available via email, please check the Contact Us page to find the appropriate email for your query.

If you have any concerns in relation to COVID-19 (novel-coronavirus), please read the Australian Government Department of Health’s advice, the New Zealand’s Ministry of Health’s advice or review the World Health Organization’s latest advice for the public.


Tobacco Treatment Specialist Finder

nicotine patch and chewin gum used for smoking cessation reducedAPSAD is currently building a new website which will include a Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS) Finder.

While the site is under construction please contact the APSAD office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone on (02) 9252 2281 to find a TTS in your area.




The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol & other Drugs (APSAD) is the Asia Pacific's leading multidisciplinary organisation for professionals involved in the alcohol and other drug field. APSAD is dedicated to increasing the profile of the issues related to the use of alcohol and other drugs, through the dissemination of information from the wide range of professions involved in this field...

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