BAPSA support a multidisciplinary approach to effective treatment of addiction. This is why our governing board consists of representatives from each of the primary fields involved in addiction treatment.
One of BAPSA's primary goals is to ensure that addiction professionals from all fields are being educated and stay up to date with the latest in evidence based practices at global standard.
Another objective of BAPSA is to hold it's members accountable in maintaining a high level of ethical responsibility and conduct in the addiction field. Being a member of BAPSA is a shows commitment and support to ensuring the safety and protection of both the client and the professional.
Our advocacy and support of addiction specific education, has led to a partnership with ACCSA (Addiction Counsellor Certifications South Africa). We recognise the urgent need of up-skilling for all professionals dealing with the substance abuse problem in South Africa.
ACCSA is a provider of internationally accredited addiction continuing education courses and certification. Visit their website for more information.
Substance Abuse Education
Our Partner Education Provider