Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs

Service Description

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. In addition, we strive to promote improved standards in clinical practice and in research into this and allied subjects. It also provides a network of drug and alcohol professionals in Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific. Through its internationally recognised scientific journal, the Drug and Alcohol Review, and its annual Scientific Conference, APSAD provides a forum for the latest research on the nature, prevention and treatment of physical, psychological and social problems related to the use of psychoactive substances.

Alternate Names: APSAD

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm


Referral System

Anyone may contact-information for professionals via membership.

Service Fees

Yes (membership)

Disability Access

Yes. Ramps, accessible toilets

Organisational Information

Area Served


Postal Address

PO Box R1014

Royal Exchange



Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities


Last Updated: 24 April 2023