Crime, Substance Use, and Mental Illness

Joel M. Silberberg, Milap A. Nowrangi, Geetha Nampiaparampil

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAddictive Disorders in Medical Populations
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)9780470740330
StatePublished - Jul 26 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (AAPL)
  • Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD)
  • Crime, substance use, and mental illness
  • Insanity defense and other affirmative defenses
  • Phencyclidine (PCP) in involuntary intoxication
  • Review of pertinent landmark cases
  • Some time is spent here discussing the "natural history" of crime and substance use as a single reciprocating entity
  • The Model Penal Code (MPC)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)

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