Guidelines for Assessing Substance Dependence and Risk of Re-offending of People Sentenced under Section 65 of the Land Transport Act 1998

Published online: 
02 February 2007

Summary

The guidelines were originally published as The Assessment of Alcohol Dependence: A guide for health professionals assessing persons convicted of driving while intoxicated (Department of Health 1993). They have been updated to reflect current best practice for assessing people with alcohol and other drug problems, worker competencies, and service standards.

Publishing information

  • Date of publication:
    02 February 2007
  • ISBN:
    0-478-28386-5 (Book), 0-478-28389-X
  • Citation:
    Ministry of Health. 2006. Guidelines for Assessing Substance Dependence and Risk of Re-offending of People Sentenced under Section 65 of the Land Transport Act 1998. Wellington: Ministry of Health.
  • Ordering information:
    Only soft copy available to download
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