Substitution treatment in European prisons : A study of policies and practices in 18 European countries

  title={Substitution treatment in European prisons : A study of policies and practices in 18 European countries},
  author={Heino St{\"o}ver and JORIS CASSELMAN and LAETITIA HENNEBEL},
Objective . The objective of this study was to examine practices and policies in place for the provision of substitution treatment in prison in 18 European countries. Methodology. Across the 15 European member states (prior to 1 May 2004) and Czech Republic, Poland and Slovenia, interviews with ministerial representatives, professionals (i.e. service providers and security officials) working in prisons, and a total of 33 focus groups with a total of 132 male and 52 female prisoners were… CONTINUE READING

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