addictionologist

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Addictionologist

A GP certified in the field of addiction medicine in the UK who specialises in drug and alcohol dependence and other addictive illness.

addictionologist

(ă-dik″shŏn-ol′ŏ-jĭst) [ addiction + -logy]
A specialist in the diagnosis, study, and treatment of psychological dependence.
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On the other hand, the number of addictologists between doctors and clinical psychologists is 120.
Alternative Georgia in partnership with Czech and Georgian universities will increase the collective impact of their long-term initiatives through: the development of drug situation monitoring of the Institute of Addictology; the enhancement of the Institutes research capacity; the creation of specific teaching modules; and the institutional capacity building of the Georgian Association of Addictologists.