The Centre for Addiction Medicine offers treatment services for persons with difficulties arising from the misuse of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. The clinical services include out-patient consultations and inpatient treatment for substance use disorders: alcohol, nicotine (smoking and chewing tobacco), cannabis, opioids (including cough mixture and pain medicines) and other drugs; as well as for behavioural addictions (gambling, Internet, sexual addictions).
Peer-reviewed papers & Research monographs
Epidemiology & Psychopathology
1. Training medical and non medical professionals within the ambit of the professional courses at NIMHANS, in various aspects of substance abuse.
2. The Centre is initiating a one year post-doctoral fellowship in Addiction Medicine. Details will be posted on this site
3. The Centre for Addiction Medicine offers a one month orientation course in substance abuse treatment for medical as well as non-medical professionals