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The structure of the third edition of the Guidelines is similar to the second edition, and is formatted in four parts:

  • Part A addresses the nature and extent of co-occurring AOD and mental health conditions and discusses why it is important for AOD services to respond. Information regarding the prevalence, guiding principles, and classification of disorders is contained in Part A.
  • Part B contains information on how to respond to co-occurring conditions, including the provision of holistic and trauma-informed care, identifying co-occurring conditions, assessing risk, coordinating care, approaches to, managing and treating specific co-occurring conditions, and worker self-care.
  • Part C addresses specific population groups.
  • Appendices contain a range of useful resources, techniques, and worksheets.
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