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Author Drugs in Prisons: National Strategy Review and Corrections - Health Interface (1998 : Brisbane, Qld)

Title Drugs in prisons : national strategy review & corrections - health interface : proceedings of the Australasian Conference 6-8 April 1998 / edited by Barry Ellem
Published Brisbane, Qld. : Queensland Corrective Services Commission, 1998


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Description iv, 237 pages ; 21 cm
Contents Introduction / Kel Olsen -- Resolutions of the Drugs in Prisons Conference, Melbourne 1996 /Dennis Roach -- ABCI-ACID Database - Information sharing with corrections / Tony Wright -- The Proactive Intelligence Network in Queensland Prisons / Kevin Robinson -- The New Zealand Drugs in Prisons Strategy / Tony Coyle -- The South Australian Drug and Alcohol Strategy / Vicki White -- Western Australian Ministry of Justice: Drug Management Strategy / Brian Ellis -- A Perspective of the Health - Corrections Interface / Wendy Hunter -- Turning the Tide: Prison Drug Initiatives in Victoria /Michael Woolard & Lisa Jackson -- Turning the Tide: CORE - the Public Correctional Enterprise /Michael Carroll -- The Impact of Decriminalisation of Cannabis in South Australia / David Boorman-- Health Management in Corrections as it relates to Drugs / Tony Falconer -- The Methadone Experience in NSW Prisons /Sue Jefferies -- Drug and HIV/AIDS Prevention in Swiss Prisons / Joachim Nelles -- Prisons and Health : Out of Sight, Out of Mind - or simply Blind Idiot? / Chris Puplick -- Drugs, Clients and Performance Indicators / Patrick Weller -- Conference Resolutions -- Conclusion / David Owens
Summary This book contains the proceedings of the Australasian Conference held in Brisbane 6-8 April, 1998. Papers presented looked at the issues of strategies and intelligence, health and treatment, and the wider questions of prison management as it relates to drugs in prisons. Workshops were used to draw together the findings and recommendations of the conference. These focussed on an integrated approach. A list of Resolutions was then drawn up to the senior management of each jurisdiction represented for consideration
Notes Contributors: David Boorman ... [et al.]
ISBN prepublication record
Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Credits Contributors: David Boorman ... [et al.]
Notes The Conference was funded by a grant from the Queensland Government
Subject Drug abuse -- Treatment -- Australia -- Congresses.
Prisoners -- Drug use -- Australia -- Congresses
Prisoners -- Drug use -- Australia
Prisoners -- Health and hygiene -- Australia -- Congresses.
Prisoners -- Medical care -- Australia -- Congresses.
Drug abuse -- Treatment -- Australia.
Prisoners -- Medical care -- Australia.
Prisons -- Australia -- Congresses.
Prisons -- Australia.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Ellem, Barry, editor
Queensland Corrective Services Commission.
ISBN 0734510004
Other Titles Drugs in prisons