Treatment of Drug Offenders: Policies and Issues

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Carl G. Leukefeld, Frank Tims, David Farabee
Springer Pub., 2002 - Psychology - 453 pages
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Clinical and Policy Opportunities
Historical Trends of Drug Treatment in the Criminal Justice
The Economic Cost of SubstanceAbuse Treatment in

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Dr. Leukefeld is Professor of Behavioral Science, Psychiatry, Oral Health Science, Social Work and Public Health; and Chair of the Department of Behavioral Science, with a graduate appointment in Sociology. He came to the University of Kentucky in 1990 to establish the Center on Drug and Alcohol Research from the National Institute on Drug Abuse where he filled administrative and research positions. Dr. Leukefeld has published over 200 articles, chapters, books and monographs. He is a consulting editor for 6 journals. His research interests include treatment interventions, outcomes, HIV prevention, criminal justice sanctions, health services, and rural populations.

David Farabee, Ph.D, is a research psychologist at the Neuropsychiatric Institute's Integrated Substance Abuse Programs (ISAP) at the University of California?Los Angeles and a visiting professor at the Universidad Aut?noma de Nuevo Le?n in Monterrey, Mexico. He is deeply immersed in the field of criminal rehabilitation and speaks authoritatively on the subject. He has written multiple books pertaining to drug addiction as well as publishing his research in numerous journals.

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