Published Dec. 29, 2011 1:00 PM

PhD candidate Anne Opsal and colleges, among others from SERAF, have recently published the study "Substance abuse in patients admitted voluntarily and involuntarily to acute psychiatric wards: a national cross-sectional study" in the journal Norsk Epidemiologi.

Published Dec. 20, 2011 2:04 PM

This study examined patient perception of 12-step fellowships (e.g., Narcotics Anonymous, NA) and the intent to participate in TSGs after receiving detoxification treatment.

Published Nov. 2, 2011 1:44 PM

Heroin users are found to have high levels of criminal activity, especially related to income-generating crime. On this background we wanted to investigate changes in criminal involvement among patients in opioid maintenance treatment, prior to, during and after treatment.

Published Aug. 25, 2011 2:16 PM

In this study we investigated frequency and types of criminal convictions among a national sample of heroin users during a 3-year period prior to Opioid Maintenance Treatment (OMT).