Eliana’s research focuses on experiences of alcohol and other drug addiction, treatment and recovery within the Australian criminal justice system. Prior to undertaking her PhD, Eliana was employed as a social worker supporting individuals with a range of needs resulting from homelessness, mental illness, alcohol and other drug use issues, and history of offending and incarceration.
Bachelor of Social Work (Hons), Victoria University
Graduate Certificate in AOD, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Addiction, drug treatment and service provision, drug use and the law, drugs and civil conflict, migration studies
Sarmiento, E., Seear, K. & Fraser, S. (2019). Enacting alcohol and other drug (testing)-related harms in an Australian drug court. Contemporary Drug Problems, 46, (3), 282-303.