North Lanarkshire

DETAILS

Local Authority area:

North Lanarkshire

Primary Courts of relevance:

Airdrie SC & JP, Hamilton SC & JP, Lanark SC & JP, Glasgow SC

All information provided by:

North Lanarkshire Community Justice Partnership

North Lanarkshire Community Justice Information

Published: 30 November 2021

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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Alcohol

Interventions suitable for

Adults

Programme Title and Provider

Treatment: alcohol

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

Interventions and support provided by Addiction Recovery Team include detox, aversion drugs such as acamprosate, relapse prevention and other coping skill strategies. Additional support may be provided by mutual aid groups (AA), Building Futures as listed below. An alcohol treatment requirement is imposed where the individual’s dependence on alcohol contributes to offending. A supervision requirement must be imposed.

Possible Outcomes

Alcohol use is reduced or stopped and alcohol related offending is reduced. Improved ability to manage high risk-situations, ability to identify triggers and develop coping strategies. Improved physical and emotional health.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

At Criminal Justice Social Work report stage. A specialist assessment may be requested by report writer to determine dependency on alcohol and required treatment.
 

Interventions suitable for

Young People

Programme Title and Provider

Treatment: alcohol; Youth Justice

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

Young People can be required to attend alcohol treatment as part of their Community Payback Orders. This service would be provided by North Lanarkshire Integrated Addiction Services.

Possible Outcomes

The young person will address their addiction which would hopefully assist in the reduction of offending and them to gaining a more stable lifestyle.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Through the Criminal Justice Social Work Report, where the specific need if identified in the Criminal Justice Social Work Report.