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Council of Europe. Co-operation Group to Combat Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Drugs (Pompidou Group). (2000) Drug-misusing offenders in prison and after release: proceedings. Seminar organised by the Co-operation Group to Combat Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Drugs (Pompidou Group) Strasbourg (France), 4-6 October 1999. Drugs and addiction Strasbourg: Council of Europe .

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This seminar focused on treatment modalities in a prison setting, harm-reduction strategies to reduce the transmission of blood-borne infections, drug testing and control of drug abuse in prison and links to aftercare in the community. Aftercare is increasingly being seen as an important component of an integrated treatment programme offered to drug-using prisoners. This book contains the seminar's main reports, presentations and conclusions.


Item Type:Book
Date:2000
Call No:REF, Pompidou Group
Pages:193 p.
Publisher:Council of Europe
Corporate Creators:Council of Europe. Co-operation Group to Combat Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Drugs (Pompidou Group)
Place of Publication:Strasbourg
ISBN:92-871-4242-4
Keywords:Europe, needle sharing, HIV infection, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, Addiction Severity Index, needle distribution and exchange, AODD treatment, AOD-free context, prison
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
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Accession Number:HRB 866 (Available), HRB 942 (Available), HRB 1187 (Available), HRB 941 (Available)
Subjects:MM-MO Crime and law > Justice system > Correctional system and facility > Prison
L Social psychology and related concepts > Interpersonal interaction and group dynamics > Social support
T Demographic characteristics > Offender
T Demographic characteristics > Prison Inmate (prisoner)
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Rehabilitation
VA Geographic area > Europe

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