APSAD Annual Scientific Alcohol and Drug Conference


Alcohol and Drug Support Service
Booth 10

The Mental Health Commission's Alcohol and Drug Support Service: state-wide, multi-channel (telephone, email and livechat) 24/7 alcohol and other drug information, counselling, and referral support to any member of the community of Western Australia concerned about their own or another's alcohol or drug use

Alcoholics Anonymous
Community Table 4

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for A.A. membership; we are self supporting through our own contributions. A.A. is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy, neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.

Australian Indigenous Health InfoNet
Booth 3

The Australian Indigenous Alcohol and other Drugs Knowledge Centre provides readily accessible up-to-date information and knowledge for those working to reduce harmful substance use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. There is a Workers’ and a community portal and a mobile phone app, AODconnect (a directory of treatment services).

Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol & other Drugs (APSAD)
Booth 7 
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. 

Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM)
Booth 9

ASHM is a professional, member-based organisation with extensive experience in providing education and support to health professionals working in primary care settings through training, resources and contribution to policy initiatives. ASHM also administers training and accreditation programs enabling community medical practitioners to prescribe highly specialised medicines for HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C.  

Biological Therapies
Booth 6

Biological Therapies – sterile manufacturer specialising in injectable nutrients. Committed to excellent, reliable products and practitioner-support.
Chat with us at Stand 6.
Products include:
• IM/IV single B-Vitamins and Complexes
• IV Vitamin C
• Products currently not on the ARTG
• Vitamins and minerals in liquid oral solutions.

Biomed Limited
Table 3

Drug and Alcohol Nurses of Australasia Inc. (DANA)
Community Table 2

DANA is the peak alcohol and other drug nursing organisation in Australasia providing leadership to nurses and midwives with a professional interest in Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs (ATOD) issues. We aim for excellence and the ongoing improvement of quality care in nursing in all practice contexts.

Booth 1

Indivior is the world leader in addiction treatment with over 20 years’ experience and a unique patient-focused approach. Our endeavour is to understand the journey of individuals suffering with addiction.
We partner with healthcare professionals, the public health community, policymakers, and payers to ensure people suffering from addiction are treated just like any other patients suffering from a chronic, relapsing medical condition.
At Indivior our endeavour is to focus on individual patients around the world. The patient continues to drive our decisions.
Our guiding principles foster a corporate culture of trust, innovation, and a pioneering spirit. We work with the urgency and zeal required to achieve our vision of ensuring unrestricted access to high-quality treatments for the chronic relapsing conditions and co-morbidities of addiction.

Redbourne Group
Booth 8

Redbourne Group provides software products to government, commercial and NGO organisations across Australia. In addition, the com[ay provides electronic payment gateway services, as well as back office administration and processing services such as bookkeeping, payroll, accounts receivable and payable, and transaction processing.

Community Table 1

The Western Australian Substance Users’ Association (WASUA) is a community based organisation that advocates the interests of people who use illicit substances.
WASUA’s vision is to improve the health and social circumstances of substance users, utilising a framework underpinned by harm reduction and peer education.