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News: Alcohol and Drugs

20 March 2023

E-cigarette Training and Survey for GPs and Registrars Part of a study conducted by the Department of Paediatrics at Nepean Hospital in partnership with the Prevention Education and Research Unit,...

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27 February 2023

What GPs say about prescribing Opioid Agonist Treatment Recently, South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) Drug & Alcohol (D&A) Service conducted interviews with GPs who prescribe Opioid Agonist Treatment...

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6 February 2023

Third Edition of the Comorbidity Guidelines now available In 2020, the Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care funded researchers from the Matilda Centre for Research in Mental Health...

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22 August 2022

GPs and SESLHD specialist drug and alcohol services A recent study was conducted on services provided by SESLHD drug and alcohol as part of a GP and Drug and Alcohol specialist service...

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6 July 2021

Urgent drug warning: ‘MDMA (Ecstasy) powder’ in Sydney region Urgent drug warning: ‘MDMA (Ecstasy) powder’ found to contain: 25C-NBOMe a synthetic hallucinogen; and 4-fluoroamphetamine, a stimulant. Several hospitalisations have been...

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14 December 2020

Mental Health & Drug and Alcohol Support during holiday season During the holiday season, many services will be closed, with limited availability or at full capacity. Take advantage of reliable...

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