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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Drugs


Local Authority area:

Argyll and Bute

Primary Courts of relevance:

Campbeltown, Lochgilphead Annexe, Oban, Dunoon, Dumbarton, Greenock

All information provided by:

Argyll and Bute Community Justice Partnership

Argyll and Bute Community Justice Information

Published: 30 November 2021

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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Drugs

Interventions suitable for

People affected by problematic drug use

Programme title and provider

Treatment: Drugs

Details of all specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

Specific interventions can be made available by Argyll and Bute Addictions Team (ABAT).  Different people have different routes to recovery and interventions could consist of preparatory and motivational interviewing, structured psychological interventions, medical treatment to directly address issues of dependence, relapse prevention support, or residential treatment.

Possible Outcomes

Support with drug issues

Process for assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Assessment for a drug treatment requirement would be via Criminal Justice Social Work Report and if appropriate specialist assessment by ABAT to determine the most suitable and available intervention.