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Mind the Gaps - Meeting the needs of people with co-occurring substance misuse and mental health problems

DescriptionMeeting the needs of people with co-occurring substance misuse and mental health problems
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Website Publication DateOctober 16, 2003

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MIND THE GAPS
Meeting the needs of people with
co-occurring substance misuse and mental health problems

Report of the joint working group

Scottish Advisory Committee on Drug Misuse (SACDM)
Scottish Advisory Committee on Alcohol Misuse (SACAM)

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CONTENTS

Foreword

Mr Hugh Henry, Deputy Minister for Justice
Mr Tom McCabe, Deputy Minister for Health and Community Care

Chapter 1

Introduction

Chapter 2

Executive Summary and Recommendations

Chapter 3

The Nature and Extent of the Problem

Chapter 4

Existing Service Provision in Scotland

Chapter 5

Assessment, Intervention and Support

Chapter 6

Planning and Delivery of Services

Annex A

Key statistics on alcohol, drug use, mental health and co-occurring substance misuse and mental health problems

Annex B

The National Programme for Improving Mental Health and Well-Being
Two initiatives: 'see me' and 'Breathing Space'

Annex C

Model of Service Provision in Ayrshire and Arran

Annex D

Midway Project: A Partnership Approach to Housing Support

Annex E

Mental Health Foundation Research Executive Summary

References and further resources

Definitions

SACAM/SACDM Working Group Members