The centre has launched a newsletter titled Drug Abuse: News-n-Views.


The publication of this newsletter was initiated with the generous support of the Ministry of Health, Government of India and WHO (India), the biennium activity. Currently, the centre publishes the newsletter on its own. To begin with, the newsletter is being published twice a year. Each issue is focused on a specific theme related to substance abuse and its treatment. The newsletter contains editorial, invited articles from experts belonging to various disciplines as well as information on recent and forthcoming events.


Editorial Information:

·        Associate Editor:    Dr. Atul Ambekar, Assistant Professor


All the issues are available for free download







“Abuse of Psychotropic Drugs” (November 2006)

“Minimum Standards of Care”

(April 2007)

“Women and Drug Abuse”

(October 2007)

“Harm Reduction: Prevention of HIV among drug users”

(March 2008)

“Alcohol Use and Harm Reduction”

(December 2008)

“Drug Use among street children”

(March 2009)

“Substance Use: Policy and Legal Issues”

(December 2009)



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National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre
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C.G.O.Complex, Ghaziabad (U.P.)
Tel: 0120-2788974 – 78, Fax: 0120-2788979