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Dillon, Lucy (2019) International guidelines on human rights and drug policy. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 70, Summer 2019 , pp. 6-7.

Quintyne, KI and Kavanagh, P (2019) Appraisal of international guidelines on smoking cessation using the AGREE II assessment tool. Irish Medical Journal , 112 , (2) .

Shield, Kevin D and Gmel, Gerrit and Gmel, Gerhard and Mäkelä, Pia and Probst, Charlotte and Room, Robin and Rehm, Jürgen (2017) Lifetime risk of mortality due to different levels of alcohol consumption in seven European countries: implications for low-risk drinking guidelines. Addiction , 112 , (9) , pp. 1535-1544.

Connolly, Johnny and Lyons, Suzi (2012) Addendum to best practice guidelines on treatment for opiate users. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 42, Summer 2012 , p. 8.

Lyons, Suzi (2010) Guidebook on case management in homeless and drug services. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 34, Summer 2010 , pp. 9-10.

Lyons, Suzi (2010) Guidelines for peer-led family support groups. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 34, Summer 2010 , p. 23.

Farragher, Louise (2007) Quality standards in substance-use education. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 24, Winter 2007 , pp. 23-24.

Connolly, Johnny (2006) Guidelines on joint policing committees. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 19, Autumn 2006 , p. 9.

Cullen, Walter and Stanley, June and Langton, Deirdre and Kelly, Yvonne and Staines, A and Bury, Gerard (2006) Hepatitis C infection among injecting drug users in general practice: a cluster randomised controlled trial of clinical guidelines' implementation. British Journal of General Practice , 56 , (532) , pp. 848-856.

Connolly, Johnny and Galvin, Brian and Keane, Martin and Long, Jean and Pike, Brigid (2005) Recommended changes to Drugs Strategy performance indicators. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 15, Autumn 2005 , pp. 3-5.

Long, Jean (2005) Review of the Methadone Treatment Protocol. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 15, Autumn 2005 , pp. 16-17.

Cullen, Walter and O'Leary, M and Langton, Deirdre and Stanley, June and Kelly, Yvonne and Bury, Gerard (2005) Guidelines for the management of hepatitis C in general practice: a semi-qualitative interview survey. Irish Journal of Medical Science , 174 , (3) , pp. 32-37.

Keane, Martin (2004) Inter-agency protocols - a model of good practice for agencies working with current and former drug users in Blanchardstown. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 12, December 2004 , pp. 18-19.

Dublin Area Hepatitis C Initiative Group. (2004) Hepatitis C among drug users: consensus guidelines on management in general practice. Irish Journal of Medical Science , 173 , (3) , pp. 145-150.


[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife From page to patient (The Introduction of the Opioid Treatment Protocol). (03 Jun 2011)


Medical Council. (2019) Guide to professional conduct and ethics for registered medical practitioners (amended). Dublin: Medical Council.

Department of Children and Youth Affairs. (2013) National quality standards for volunteer led youth groups. Dublin: Department of Children and Youth Affairs.

Mannix McNamara, Patricia and Moynihan, Sharon (2013) A manual in quality standards in substance use education: evaluation report. Drug Education Workers Forum.

House of Lords European Union Committee. (2012) The EU drugs strategy report. London: The Stationery Office Limited.

Irish College of General Practitioners. (2012) Terms of reference for Joint HSE/ICGP Audit Review Group (ARG) – Methadone treatment protocol – (Revised and approved December 2011. Dublin: Irish College of General Practitioners.

Irish Needle Exchange Forum. (2011) Overdose prevention and response. Dublin: Irish Needle Exchange Forum.

North West Alcohol Forum. (2011) Festival care. Guidelines on the management of alcohol and its related harms at festivals and events. Donegal: North West Alcohol Forum.

Office of the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs. (2010) National quality standards framework (NQSF) for youth work. Dublin: Office of the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs.

Quinlan, Maurice (2010) Guidelines on developing a comprehensive approach to workplace intoxicants(defined as drugs and alcohol). Waterford: EAP Institute.

International Centre for Alcohol Policies. (2010) A guide to evaluating prevention programs. Washington, USA: International Center for Alcohol Policies.

Ombudsman for Children’s Office. (2010) A report based on an investigation into the implementation of Children first: national guidelines for the protection and welfare of children. Dublin: Ombudsman for Children’s Office.

Director of Public Prosecutions. (2007) Guidelines for Prosecutors. Dublin: Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. King, Leslie A and Sedefov, Roumen (2007) Early-warning system on new psychoactive substances: operating guidelines. Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities.

Donmall, Micheal (2006) Guidance for the measurement of drug treatment demand: Global Assesment Programme on Drug Abuse (GAP) Toolkit Module 8. Lisbon, Vienna: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime.

Scottish Advisory Committee on Drug Misuse Working Group on Drug Related Deaths. (2005) Scottish Advisory Committee on Drug Misuse Working Group on Drug Related Deaths: report and recommendations. Edinburgh: Scottish Executive.

Taylor, Andy and Allen, Elizabeth and Hutchinson, Sharon and Roy, Kirsty and Goldberg, Raymond and Ahmed, Syed and Roberts, Kay (2005) Evaluation of the Lord Advocate's guidance on the distribution of sterile needles and syringes to injecting drug users. Edinburgh: Stationery Office.

Strategic Task Force on Alcohol. (2004) Strategic Task Force on Alcohol: second report. Dublin: Health Promotion Unit, Department of Health and Children.

Derricott, Jon and Preston, Andrew, eds. Mason, Pip and Bennett, Gerald (2004) Promoting safer drinking: a briefing paper for drug workers. London: National Treatment Agency.

Blanchardstown Equal Initiative. (2004) Making inter-agency protocols work: the development of common protocols by agencies working with current or former drug users. a model of good practice. Dublin: Blanchardstown Equal Initiative.

Keating, Shay (2003) Information booklet. Hepatitis C: a guide for drug users and their families. Dublin: Drug Treatment Centre Board.

Foróige. (2003) Tobacco, alcohol and drugs. Foróige policy and guidelines. Dublin: Foróige.

Western Health Board. O'Donnell, Edel and McGeehan, Lisa (2003) Health promotion guidelines for health professionals visiting schools. Galway: Western Health Board.

Barrett, Mags and Burnett, Tracy and Calvo, Mayte and Conlon, Stephanie and Coveney, Emer and Cozma, Otilia and Kelly, Michelle and Kilkenny, Anna and Majola, Akiem and Power, Sharon and Trujillo, Begona and Wallace, Jennifer and Wanzenböck, Jessica and Barrett, Pat and Watson, Tanya (2003) Guidelines for intercultural best practice in local service provision. Dublin: Intercultural Working Group of the North West Inner City.

Strategic Task Force on Alcohol. (2002) Strategic Task Force on Alcohol: interim report. Dublin: Department of Health and Children.

Benzodiazepine Committee. (2002) Report of the Benzodiazepine Committee, August 2002. Dublin: Department of Health and Children.

BearingPoint. (2002) Guide to evaluating drug prevention projects in Victoria. Victoria: Premier's Drug Prevention Council.

Ireland. Department of Education and Science. (2002) Guidelines for developing a school substance use policy. Dublin: Department of Education and Science.

Director of Public Prosecutions. (2001) Statement of general guidelines for prosecutions. Dublin: Director of Public Prosecutions.

Ireland. Department of Education and Science. (2001) Social, personal & health education. Junior certificate: guidelines for teachers. Dublin: Stationery Office.

Catholic Youth Care. Nic Lughadha, Colma (2000) Catholic Youth Care drug education and prevention programme for primary schools. Facilitators guidelines. Dublin: Catholic Youth Care.

[Clinical Guidelines on Drug Misuse and Dependence Working Group]. (1999) Drug misuse and dependence: clinical guidelines on clinical management. Norwich: Stationery Office.

Scottish Drugs Forum. (1999) National guidelines for needle exchange in Scotland. Glasgow: The Scottish Drugs Forum.

Standing Conference on Drug Abuse. Joyce, Ruth and King, Adrian (1999) The right approach. Quality standards in drug education. London: SCODA.

Methadone Treatment Services Review Group. (1998) Report of the Methadone Treatment Services Review Group. Dublin: Department of Health and Children.

National Youth Health Programme, Drug Education Advisory Committee. (1998) Youth work support pack for dealing with the drugs issue. Dublin: National Youth Health Programme.

Community Drug Workers Training Group. (1998) Community Response presents: drugs and community education pack. (Unpublished) Dublin: Community Response.

Marsden, John and Gossop, Michael and Stewart, Duncan and Best, David and Farrell, Michael and Strang, John (1998) The Maudsley addiction profile: a brief instrument for treatment outcome research. Development and user manual. London: National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry.

Northern Ireland. Department of Education. (1998) Guidance for youth organisations and groups on drug education. Bangor: Department of Education Northern Ireland.

Ireland. Department of Health. (1995) Solvent abuse: a guide for professionals and parents. Dublin: Department of Health.

Ireland. Department of Health. (1993) Report of the expert group on the establishment of a protocol for the prescribing of methadone. Dublin: Department of Health.

Eastern Health Board. Keating, Shay (1992) Eastern Health Board information booklet. Hepatitis C: a guide for drug users and their families. Dublin: Eastern Health Board.

Evidence resource

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [EMCDDA] (2019) EMCDDA Best practice portal. Lisbon: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.

Vincent, E Chris [The Cochrane Library] . (2016) Clinical question: Does motivational interviewing help adults quit smoking? London: Wiley. Cochrane Clinical Answers

Holmes, John and Angus, Colin and Buykx, Penny and Ally, Abdallah and Stone, Tony and Meier, Petra and Brennan, Alan . (2016) Mortality and morbidity risks from alcohol consumption in the UK: Analyses using the Sheffield Alcohol Policy Model (v.2.7) to inform the UK Chief Medical Officers’ review of the UK lower risk drinking guidelines. Final report. Sheffield: ScHARR, University of Sheffield. 74 p.

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health. [CADTH] (2012) Opioid management practices for the prevention of drug diversion and misuse: a review of the clinical evidence and guidelines. Ottawa: CADTH. 21 p. Rapid response review

[Drug and Alcohol Findings] (2012) Effectiveness Bank Bulletin. [Clinical guidelines & nurses' screening for alcohol and other substance use]. Drug and Alcohol Findings. Drug and Alcohol Findings, 28 Mar

World Health Organization, HIV Programme. [World Health Organization] (2012) Prevention and treatment of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections for sex workers in low- and middle-income countries. Recommendations for a public health approach. Geneva: World Health Organization. 52 p. ISBN: 978 92 4 150474 4

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [EMCDDA] (2010) EMCDDA manuals no 5. Guidelines for collecting data on retail drug prices in Europe: issues and challenges. Luxembourg: The Publications Office of the European Union. 136 p.

Humeniuk, Rachel and Henry Edwards, S and Ali, Robert and Meena, S [WHO] . (2010) Self-help strategies for cutting down or stopping substance use: a guide. Geneva: World Health Organization. 50 p.

Donaldson, Liam [Department of Health (UK)] . (2009) Guidance on the consumption of alcohol by children and young people. A report by the Chief Medical Officer. London: Department of Health. 101 p.

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. [WHO] (2009) Evidence for the effectiveness and cost–effectiveness of interventions to reduce alcohol-related harm. Copenhagan: World Health Organization. viii,.

World Health Organization, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, UNAIDS. [WHO] (2008) Policy guidelines for collaborative TB and HIV services for injecting and other drug users: an integrated approach. Geneva: World Health Organization. 60 p. Evidence for action technical papers

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. (2003) Spreading the light of science: guidelines on harm reduction related to injecting drug use. Geneva: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. 55 p.

UNICEF. (2001) Life skills – based education for drug use prevention. Training manual. UNICEF. 291 p.

Marsden, John and Ogborne, Alan and Farrell, Michael and Rush, Brian [WHO] . (2000) International guidelines for the evaluation of treatment services and systems for psychoactive substance use disorders. WHO, UNDCP & EMCDDA. 28 p.


Connors, Gerard J and DiClemente, Carlo C and Velasquez, Mary Marden and Donovan, Dennis M (2013) Substance abuse treatment and the stages of change: selecting and planning interventions. Guilford substance abuse series New York: Guilford .

Drugs Advisory Group. (2011) Local and regional drugs task forces: handbook. Dublin: Department of Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs .

Killinarden Drug Primary Prevention Group. (2008) KDPPG handbook 2008. On best practice guidelines between school and community life skills programme. Dublin: Killinarden Drug Primary Prevention Group .

Isralowitz, Richard (2006) Drug use: a reference handbook. California: ABC-CLIO Ltd .

Drugscope. (2005) Substance misuse in pregnancy: a resource book for professionals. London: Drugscope .

Denning, Patt and Little, Jeannie and Glickman, Adina (2004) Over the influence: the harm reduction guide for managing drugs and alcohol. New York: Guilford .

Edwards, Griffith and Marshall, E. Jane and Cook, Christopher CH, eds. (2003) The treatment of drinking problems: a guide for the helping professions. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press .

Ewles, Linda and Simnett, Ina (2003) Promoting health: a practical guide. London: Elsevier .

Kelly, John and Karem, Brian (2002) Warning signs. A guidebook for parents : how to read the early signals of low self-esteem, addiction, and hidden violence in your kids. Washington, D.C.: LifeLine Press .

Volpicelli, Joseph R and Pettinati, Helen M and McLellan, A Thomas and O'Brien, Charles P (2001) Combining medication and psychosocial treatments for addictions : the BRENDA approach. New York: Guilford .

Connors, Gerard J and Donovan, Dennis M and DiClemente, Carlo C (2001) Substance abuse treatment and the stages of change: selecting and planning interventions. Guilford substance abuse series New York: Guilford .

Quinn, Marian (2001) Copping On National Crime Awareness Initiative: resource pack and facilitator's guidelines. Leixlip: Copping On National Crime Awareness Initiative .

Denning, Patt (2000) Practicing harm reduction psychotherapy: an alternative approach to addictions. New York: Guilford .

Robertson, Roy, ed. (1998) Management of drug users in the community: a practical handbook. London: Arnold .

Wanberg, Kenneth W and Milkman, Harvey B (1998) Criminal conduct and substance abuse treatment: strategies for self-improvement and change - the providers guide. Thousand Oaks Ca.: Sage .

Derricott, Jon and Preston, Andrew and Hunt, Neil (1998) The safer injecting briefing: an easy to use comprehensive reference guide to promoting safer injecting. Liverpool: HIT .

Brown, Elizabeth D and O'Farrell, Timothy J and Maisto, Stephen A and Boies-Hickman, Karen and Suchinsky, Richard, eds. (1997) Substance abuse program: accreditation guide. Thousand Oaks Ca.: Sage .

Walters, Glenn D (1996) Substance abuse and the new road to recovery: a practitioners guide. Washington: Taylor & Francis .

Beck, Aaron T and Wright, Fred D and Newman, Cory F and Liese, Bruce S (1993) Cognitive therapy of substance abuse. New York: Guilford .

Kosten, Thomas R and Kleber, Herbert D, eds. (1992) Clinician's guide to cocaine addiction : theory, research, and treatment. Guilford Substance Abuse Series New York: Guilford .

St. Clair, Harvey R (1991) Recognizing alcoholism and its effects: a mini-guide. Basel: Karger .

Book Section

O'Kelly, Fergus Desmond (1998) HIV/ AIDS- care and management. In: Management of drug users in the community: a practical handbook. London: Arnold , pp. 172-192.

Conference or Workshop Item

Klimas, Jan and Field, Catherine-Anne and Anderson, Rolande and Barry, Joseph and Bedford, Declan and Bourke, Margaret and Corrigan, Gerard and Doyle, Joseph and Flanagan, Jean and Gallagher, Hugh and Geoghegan, Noreen and Harkin, Kieran and Keenan, Eamon and Lambert, John and McAuliffe, Ruaidhri and McCann, Mary Ellen and McCormick, Aidan and O'Driscoll, Denis and O'Gara, Colin and Perry, Nicola and Smyth, Bobby P and Weldon, Fiona and Cullen, Walter and Bury, Gerard and Lyons, Suzi (2012) Problem alcohol use among problem drug users : development of clinical guidelines for general practice. In: AUDGPI Annual Scientific Meeting, 9 March 2012, Dublin.


Gupta, AK (2013) The implementation of an audit programme across drug treatment centre (DTC) pharmacies. MSc thesis, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

Teaching Resource

SAOL Project. (2007) Cocaine relapse worksheets. SAOL Project.


Health Service Executive. (2012) Advice on the use on injecting tanning agents, e.g. Melanotan. Health Service Executive.

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