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Criminal Justice Drug Abuse Treatment Studies

Dr Lior Gideon

  1. Research Article

    Alcohol and other drug use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men entering prison in New South Wales

    Prison entrants commonly have a history of problematic alcohol and other drug (AoD) use. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Indigenous) Australians are vastly overrepresented in Australian prisons with an ...

    Michael F Doyle, Tony G Butler, Anthony Shakeshaft, Jill Guthrie, Jo Reekie and Peter W Schofield

    Health & Justice 2015 3:15

    Published on: 11 August 2015

  2. Research article

    A comparison of psychiatric diagnoses among HIV-infected prisoners receiving combination antiretroviral therapy and transitioning to the community

    The criminal justice system (CJS), specifically prisons and jails, is ideally suited for uniform screening of psychiatric (PD) and substance use disorders (SUDs) among people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA), who ...

    Angela Di Paola, Frederick L Altice, Mary Lindsay Powell, Robert L Trestman and Sandra A Springer

    Health & Justice 2014 2:11

    Published on: 29 October 2014

  3. Study protocol

    A cluster randomized trial of an organizational process improvement intervention for improving the assessment and case planning of offenders: a Study Protocol

    The Organizational Process Improvement Intervention (OPII), conducted by the NIDA-funded Criminal Justice Drug Abuse Treatment Studies consortium of nine research centers, examined an organizational interventi...

    Michael S Shafer, Michael Prendergast, Gerald Melnick, Lynda A Stein and Wayne N Welsh

    Health & Justice 2014 2:1

    Published on: 8 January 2014

  4. Study protocol

    A cluster randomized trial of utilizing a local change team approach to improve the delivery of HIV services in correctional settings: study protocol

    Persons held in correctional facilities are at high risk for HIV infection and their prevalence of HIV is substantially higher than in the general population. Thus, the need for proper surveillance and care of...

    Steven Belenko, Christy Visher, Michael Copenhaver, Matthew Hiller, Gerald Melnick, Daniel O’Connell, Frank Pearson and Bennett Fletcher

    Health & Justice 2013 1:8

    Published on: 23 December 2013

  5. Study protocol

    A cluster randomized trial of an organizational linkage intervention for offenders with substance use disorders: study protocol

    Substance use disorders are highly prevalent in community correctional populations, yet these settings frequently are ill-equipped to identify and refer offenders to community-based treatment services. In part...

    Peter D Friedmann, Lori J Ducharme, Wayne Welsh, Linda Frisman, Kevin Knight, Timothy Kinlock, Shannon Gwin Mitchell, Elizabeth Hall, Terry Urbine, Michael Gordon, Sami Abdel-Salam, Dan O’Connell, Carmen Albizu-Garcia, Hannah Knudsen, Jamieson Duval, Juliane Fenster…

    Health & Justice 2013 1:6

    Published on: 19 December 2013

  6. Study protocol

    Implementing drug abuse treatment services in criminal justice settings: introduction to the CJ-DATS study protocol series

    Despite a growing pipeline of effective clinical treatments, there remains a persistent research-to-practice gap in drug abuse services. Delivery of effective treatment services is especially lacking in the U....

    Lori J Ducharme, Redonna K Chandler and Tisha RA Wiley

    Health & Justice 2013 1:5

    Published on: 18 November 2013

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Health & Justice 2014 2:3