Help and treatment
Based in Melbourne, we provide a range of clinical specialist treatment services for people affected by alcohol and other drugs and address behaviour issues including gambling across the full spectrum of addiction. In addition we provide guidance and support around Australia through secondary referrals in Victoria and national telehealth counselling services.
If you need help immediately call DirectLINE 1800 888 236
Information for clients
If you’re battling with alcohol or other drug related harms or in the grip of a behaviour issue like gambling then you’re in the right place.
Where do I start?
Let's kick off by looking at the range of counselling and support services provided through telehealth and online that can help you with alcohol and other drugs, gambling and family support.
Find out how you're doing
Now let's take look at some basics. This self-assessment quiz can help you work out what you may be feeling and whether you might like to get some support.
What if I'm worried about someone else?
If you’re worried about a family member or friend who you think may be struggling with alcohol or other drugs or has a behaviour issue such as gambling addiction or online gaming then this is the place to start.
Advice for clinicians treating LGBTIQ people
Dr Keri Alexander explores the concerns and risks for LGBTIQ people with alcohol and other issues and the barriers some face in accessing appropriate health services. This case study is aimed at clinicians looking to learn about appropriately addressing the health needs of LGBTIQ clients.
Treatment and clinical change
We work in partnership with Monash University and Eastern Health to improve the lives of individuals and their families by empowering thousands of professionals in health and other disciplines to effectively respond to addiction and related issues through the provision of evidence-based research, policy advice and high quality post-graduate education.