Anex Bulletin Vol 7 Edition 4 References
Development of a new National Women's Health Policy Consultation: Discussion Paper 2009.
Methadone and Motherhood
McCahon, I. and Love, M. (2006). Management of pregnant women on pharmacotherapy. Melbourne:
DHS http://www.health.vic.gov.au/dpu/downloads/news_nov06.pdf Accessed March 2009.
Fischer, G. and Kopf, N. (2007). Review of the literature on pregnancy and psychosocially assisted
pharmacotherapy of opioid dependence (including withdrawal management, agonist and antagonist
maintenance therapy and Adjuvant pharmacotherapy. Geneva: WHO
http://www.who.int/substance_abuse/activities/pregnancy.pdf Accessed March 2009.
Powis, B., Gossop, M., Bury, C., Payne, K. and Griffiths, P. Drug-using mothers: social, psychological and
substance use problems of women opiate users with children. Drug Alcohol Review 2000: 19; 171-180
Drug Treatment Facts
(AIHW 2008. 2007 National Drug Strategy Household Survey: detailed findings. Drug Statistics series. 22.
Cat. No. PHE 107. Canberra: AIHW).
(AIHW 2008. National Opioid Pharmacotherapy Statistics Annual Data Collection 2007 report. Bulletin no.
62. Cat. No. AUS 104. Canberra: AIHW).
(AIHW October 2008 Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia 2006-07: Report on the
national minimum data set).
Sex Roles – Getting and Using Drugs
J Bryant, C Treloar (2007) The gendered context of initiation to injecting drug use: evidence for women as
active initiates - Drug and Alcohol Review, - apsad.org.au
Burnet Centre Introduction to Harm Reduction Fact Sheet,
The Relationship between Drugs and Crime, Attorney-General’s Department, Australian Government,
Gender, Drugs, Crime and Prison
Johnson, Holly (2004) Drugs and crime : a study of incarcerated female offenders, Canberra : Australian
Institute of Criminology
ABS, 4512.0 Corrective Services, Australia, March 2007.
Pollock, J., (1999) Criminal Women. Cincinnati: Anderson.
National Prison Entrants’ Bloodborne Virus and Risk Behaviours Survey Report 2004 & 2007, National
Drug Research Institute