Summary

The prevalence and complexity of dual diagnosis requires an integrated approach to assessment
and treatment delivered as ‘core business’ within specialist mental health and alcohol and other
drug services.

This document clarifies priorities and directions for dual diagnosis service development in Victoria. It highlights current service delivery issues and provides guidance for service leaders and managers responsible for ensuring that dual diagnosis becomes core business within their services.

Details

Publication Type
Document
Topic
Dual diagnosis
Date Published
01 May 2007
Size
35 pages [754KB]
Available format
PDF
Author
Department of Health & Human Services