Matua Raḵi and Te Pou offices are open across the country. However, we encourage you to contact our team by email or phone in the first instance - see our staff contact page for details. Stay safe everyone.

 

Matua Raḵi and Te Pou offices are open across the country. However, we encourage you to contact our team by email or phone in the first instance - see our staff contact page for details. Stay safe everyone.

National Association of Opioid Treatment Providers (NAOTP)

The representative body of providers involved in OST

About the group

This group is the representative body of primary and secondary care providers involved in opioid substitution treatment.

Commonly known as NAOTP, the group’s purpose is to

  • promote evidence based and ethical best practice for the treatment of people with opioid and co-existing substance use disorders
  • provide advice and expertise to the Ministry of Health, District Health Boards and other relevant organisations
  • advocate for appropriate access to treatment and high quality service delivery for people with opioid and co-existing substance use disorders.

NAOTP is an incorporated society. 

Office holders

The office holders are: 

  • Co-Chairs:  Kellie Huxford and Emma Schwarcz
  • Treasurer: Nikki Anderson
  • Secretary: Natasha Barber