Topic: Drug Abuse

Buffalo Drug Court Management Information System Webinar Series

This two part interactive webinar series demonstrates key features of the Buffalo Drug Court Management Information System for drug court staff who are interested in “hands-on” demonstration of its key features. The session was conducted by Jose Ferrer of the Buffalo City Drug Court who, with Judge…

Veterans Treatment Court Session 2: Understanding Military Discharge Characterizations

The topics in session 2 addressed focus also on issues faced by the families of veterans, including military family dynamics, perspectives regarding the effect of the military culture on drug use, family functioning, and medical treatment and recovery.

Improving Cultural Proficiency in Drug Court Part 2: Screening & Assessment

The focus of this webinar is upon describing the importance of cultural proficiency in the screening and assessment processes.

Addiction and the Neuroscience of the Brain

The focus of this webinar is upon helping participants understand the changes that occur in the brain as a result of chemical dependency.

A Challenging Design: Addressing Synthetic and Designer Drugs in Adult Drug Courts

This fact sheet discusses the use and prevalence of synthetic and designer drugs internationally and what Drug Courts can and are doing to approach this issue.

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Prescription Drug Abuse: A Research Update from the National Institute on Drug Abuse

Prescription Drug Abuse – December 2011 A Research Update from the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

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Research Report Series: Inhalant Abuse

This report series examines the extent of inhalant abuse in these last several years.

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Lockport Mental Health Court Participant Handbook

This is the participants handbook for the Lockport Mental Health Court program that provides entering individuals with an overview of the program and what is expected of them.

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