24. Interventions for Drug-Using Offenders in the Courts, Secure Establishments and the Community1

  1. Iosief Abraha1 and
  2. Cristina Cusi2

Published Online: 13 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch24

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

How to Cite

Abraha, I. and Cusi, C. (2012) Interventions for Drug-Using Offenders in the Courts, Secure Establishments and the Community1, in Alcohol and Drug Misuse, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch24

Author Information

  1. 1

    Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy

  2. 2

    Outpatient Services – Neurology, Clinical Institutes of Specialisation, Milan, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470659694

Online ISBN: 9781118454503

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Keywords:

  • interventions for drug-using offenders in courts, establishments/community;
  • drug-user offenders and interventions, for reducing criminal activity;
  • substance use disorders and crime link, drug-users as socially excluded;
  • efforts, in enabling people with drug problems to live healthy lives;
  • the criminal justice system, and interventions for drug-using offenders;
  • interventions for drug-misusing in reducing criminal activity, and effectiveness;
  • study population, individuals referred by criminal justice system;
  • limited conclusions, range and heterogeneity of outcome measures;
  • TC with aftercare, promising in reducing substance use/criminal activity

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