Out-patient Days: Monday – Thursday – Saturday
Timings: 9.00 AM onwards (Registration closes at 11.30AM)
Emergency consultations: 24 hours at the NIMHANS Emergency complex
The Centre for Addiction Medicine will conduct a one-month orientation programme on substance abuse management in November, 2017.
Areas that will be covered include epidemiology of substance use, comprehensive assessment, acute and long-term management, motivation enhancement, pharmacotherapy, and counselling for relapse prevention. Specific areas like vulnerability, co-morbidities, harm reduction, special population groups will also be covered.
The programme will include didactic lectures, role play, group work and skills training.