NCETA - The National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction is an internationally recognised research centre that works as a catalyst for change in the alcohol and other drugs field.

The promotion of Workforce Development (WFD) principles, research and evaluation of effective practices is NCETA´s core business.

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NCETA is a collaborative venture between Flinders University, the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing and the South Australian Department of Health. It is located within the School of Medicine at Flinders University in South Australia.

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Latest News from NCETA

National Alcohol and Drug Knowledgebase (NADK): New Cannabis Section & Updates - 27 July 2015

The NADK, Australia's first comprehensive online National Alcohol and Drug Knowledgebase, has been extended to include 88 frequently asked questions (FAQs) about Cannabis. FAQs in the Alcohol Section, released in 2014, have also been updated using more recent information read more

Professional Development Needs Assessment - Methamphetamine Treatment and Intervention - 3 July 2015

NCETA is conducting a workforce development needs assessment to explore the views and experiences of alcohol and other drug (AOD) treatment workers about the challenges involved in working with methamphetamine clients read more

Drug and Alcohol Research Connections - 11 June 2015

Drug and Alcohol Research Connections is a new online publication from Australia’s collaborative network of alcohol and other drug research centres: the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC), National Drug Research Institute (NDRI) and the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA). read more

New Publications - 4 June 2015

In response to increasing concern about methamphetamine use in Australia, NCETA has released three new information sheets which aim to inform people about current patterns and trends in methamphetamine use, associated harms, and intervention options read more