Standardised alcohol & other drug (AOD) screening & withdrawal tools are crucial for early prevention, intervention & client/patient safety. 

This website provides a central location for AOD screening & withdrawal tools relevant to the Australian context.

National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA)

NCETA is an internationally recognised research centre that works as a catalyst for change in the AOD field.

Our role is to advance the capacity of health and human service organisations to respond to AOD-related problems.

NCETA’s core business is to:

  • Promote workforce development principles, research and evaluation of effective practices
  • Investigate the prevention, prevalence, and effects of AOD use
  • Develop and evaluate AOD-related programs and resources.