In English
NIDA

NIDA Notes Articles: Justicia penal

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

NIDA Launches Criminal Justice Publication in Chicago

octubre del 2006

Highlights a publication that outlines 13 research-based principles of successful treatment of drug abusers in the criminal justice system.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

High-Risk Drug Offenders Do Better With Close Judicial Supervision

diciembre del 2008

Reports on research showing that increasing the mandatory drug court monitoring sessions for high-risk drug offenders can enhance program success rates.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Research Addresses Needs of Criminal Justice Staff and Offenders

abril del 2009

Highlights a project in which nine research centers collaborate with criminal justice partners to test science-based tools for integrating drug abuse treatment in prisons and probation and parole programs.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Legal Pressure Increases Treatment Retention

abril del 2009

Presents data on the length of stay in substance abuse treatment among people who were in treatment as a result of legal pressure as compared with those in treatment voluntarily.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Court Mandates Help Men With Antisocial Personality Disorders Stay in Treatment

abril del 2009

Reports on a study of men with co-occurring substance abuse and antisocial personality disorders and the potential benefit of judicially mandated addiction treatment.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Methadone Therapy in Prison Benefits Men a Year Out

noviembre del 2009

Describes clinical trial results providing evidence that methadone maintenance to men in prison can pay off in better retention in community treatment and reduced drug abuse following their release.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

James A. Inciardi (1939-2009)

abril del 2010
Remembers Dr. James A. Inciardi, founder and co-director of the Center for Drug and Alcohol Studies and professor at the University of Delaware, who died on November 23, 2009.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

High, Persistent Rates of Risky Sexual Behaviors in Delinquent Youth

octubre del 2010
Reports study findings that show young people who have gotten into trouble with the criminal justice system report high rates of sexual behaviors that increase risk of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Detoxification Services and Pharmacotherapies Lacking in Nation's Jails and Prisons

diciembre del 2010

Reports findings from a survey that revealed that although substance abuse is prevalent in jails and prisons, many correctional facilities do not offer detoxification services or therapies to aid in maintaining abstinence.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

HIV Treatment Interruption Is Pervasive After Release From Texas Prisons

Marzo del 2011

Describes a study revealing that HIV-infected prisoners in Texas often experience an interruption in treatment following their release and that assistance in filling out paperwork can reduce these interruptions.

Páginas

NIDA Notes

Tags

Drug Topics

Drugs of Abuse

Population Groups

Related Topics

Toma el reto nacional sobre el coeficiente intelectual (CI) sobre las drogas