An Association for Scientific Research on the Addictions (AASRA)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: B-6/2 Vasant Vihar
New Delhi 110057
Country: India
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
Website: http://rehabilitation_tc.tripod.com/
UN Languages: English
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Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Drug Treatment

  • Other:'Health'
Short description:
AASRA is a mutual self help peer-led therapeutic community structured into families of about 25 persons, with one family head and 3-4 big brothers. The new entrants are taught to act responsibly, using the elders as role models. Counselors are recovering addicts and act as role models and mentors. Professionals like psychiatrists, psychologists and social workers are part of the AASRA team.
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