Bridges Health & Community Care
PO Box 4
Phone: 1300 707 655
Fax: (07) 4152 2107
In Australia, it is estimated that 31% of men and 44% of women who misuse drugs or alcohol have at least one co-occurring mental health disorder. This is called ‘dual diagnosis’.
Bridges offers a “no wrong door” holistic approach to managing and controlling mental health symptoms whilst treating a client for drug or alcohol misuse. We utilise the skills and experience of a multidisciplinary team including Psychologists, Social Workers and Drug & Alcohol Clinicians. Our approach includes:
Our service has close working relationships with the Wide Bay Mental Health and Alcohol Drugs Services and local General Practitioners and where beneficial for the individual client, we can link with their service to ensure integrated, specialist treatment and support.