Wouter Vanderplasschen

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Location: B-9000, Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc The development and implementation of case management for substance use disorders in North America and Europe
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Psychiatr Serv 55:913-22. 2004
  2. pmc Fixed and dynamic predictors of treatment process in therapeutic communities for substance abusers in Belgium
    Ilse Goethals
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Department of Orthopedagogics Special Education, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:43. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Illicit drug use in the flemish nightlife scene between 2003 and 2009
    Tina Van Havere
    Faculty of Education, Health and Social Work, University College Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 18:153-60. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A good quality of life under the influence of methadone: a qualitative study among opiate-dependent individuals
    Jessica De Maeyer
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:1244-57. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Two decades of "research-practice" encounters in the development of European therapeutic communities for substance abusers
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Nord J Psychiatry 56:371-7. 2002
  6. doi request reprint 'The human prerogative': a critical analysis of evidence-based and other paradigms of care in substance abuse treatment
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Psychiatr Q 81:227-38. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of personality disorders in a clinical sample of alcohol-, drug-, and dual-dependent patients
    Kathy Colpaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Subst Use Misuse 47:649-61. 2012
  8. pmc Current quality of life and its determinants among opiate-dependent individuals five years after starting methadone treatment
    Jessica De Maeyer
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Qual Life Res 20:139-50. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Towards the integration of treatment systems for substance abusers: report on the second International Symposium on Substance Abuse Treatment and Special Target Groups
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:237-45. 2003
  10. pmc Drug use and nightlife: more than just dance music
    Tina Van Havere
    Department of Social Work and Welfare Studies, University College Ghent, Ghent, Brussels, Belgium
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 6:18. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc The development and implementation of case management for substance use disorders in North America and Europe
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Psychiatr Serv 55:913-22. 2004
    ....
  2. pmc Fixed and dynamic predictors of treatment process in therapeutic communities for substance abusers in Belgium
    Ilse Goethals
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Department of Orthopedagogics Special Education, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:43. 2012
    ..The aim of the current study is to address this gap by exploring clients' early in-treatment experiences and to determine the predictors that are related to the treatment process, using a TC-specific multidimensional instrument...
  3. doi request reprint Illicit drug use in the flemish nightlife scene between 2003 and 2009
    Tina Van Havere
    Faculty of Education, Health and Social Work, University College Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 18:153-60. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint A good quality of life under the influence of methadone: a qualitative study among opiate-dependent individuals
    Jessica De Maeyer
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:1244-57. 2011
    ..No information is available on how opiate-dependent individuals themselves perceive QoL and what they see as the important components that contribute to a good QoL...
  5. ncbi request reprint Two decades of "research-practice" encounters in the development of European therapeutic communities for substance abusers
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Nord J Psychiatry 56:371-7. 2002
    ..The role of "grey" literature and the availability of information through the Internet will become more and more important in the communication between researchers and practitioners...
  6. doi request reprint 'The human prerogative': a critical analysis of evidence-based and other paradigms of care in substance abuse treatment
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Psychiatr Q 81:227-38. 2010
    ..We conclude that through the dialectical integration of these diverse approaches, evidence, existence/humanism and social emancipation can be combined for the benefit of the human prerogative of care...
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of personality disorders in a clinical sample of alcohol-, drug-, and dual-dependent patients
    Kathy Colpaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Subst Use Misuse 47:649-61. 2012
    ..The analyses showed that drug- and dual-dependent patients have higher PD prevalence rates than alcohol-dependent patients. The severity, but not the nature of the dependence, appears as an important predictor for personality pathology...
  8. pmc Current quality of life and its determinants among opiate-dependent individuals five years after starting methadone treatment
    Jessica De Maeyer
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Qual Life Res 20:139-50. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Towards the integration of treatment systems for substance abusers: report on the second International Symposium on Substance Abuse Treatment and Special Target Groups
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:237-45. 2003
    ..Participants maintain that collaboration between these apparently incompatible treatment paradigms will depend on mutual respect, the introduction of a common language and a thorough analysis of clients' treatment demands...
  10. pmc Drug use and nightlife: more than just dance music
    Tina Van Havere
    Department of Social Work and Welfare Studies, University College Ghent, Ghent, Brussels, Belgium
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 6:18. 2011
    ..The question of how these nightlife variables influence the use of popular drugs like alcohol, MDMA, cannabis, cocaine and amphetamines is addressed...
  11. doi request reprint Quality of life among opiate-dependent individuals: A review of the literature
    Jessica De Maeyer
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Drug Policy 21:364-80. 2010
    ..Future research starting from a subjective, multidimensional approach of the concept of QoL is required...
  12. ncbi request reprint Co-ordination and continuity of care in substance abuse treatment. An evaluation study in Belgium
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 8:10-21. 2002
    ....
  13. pmc Effectiveness of different models of case management for substance-abusing populations
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Gent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 39:81-95. 2007
    ..Further research is required to learn more about the extent of the effects of this intervention, how long these are sustained and what specific elements cause particular outcomes...
  14. pmc Therapeutic communities for addictions: a review of their effectiveness from a recovery-oriented perspective
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:427817. 2013
    ..Since recovering addicts often cycle between abstinence and relapse, a continuing care approach is advisable, including assessment of multiple and subjective outcome indicators...