WrittenBy: Douglas Marlowe

The Drug Court Judicial Benchbook

This document contains the Drug Court Judicial Benchbook that provides Drug Court practitioner with the up to date research and evidence based practices of the field.

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Drug Court Practitioner Fact Sheet: Targeting the Right Participants for Adult Drug Courts, Pt. 1 of 2

“Adult drug courts are not designed to treat all drug-involved adult offenders. They were created to fill a specific service gap for drug-dependent offenders who were not responding to existing correctional programs—the ones who were not adhering to standard probation conditions, who were being rear…

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Drug Court Practitioner Fact Sheet – Alternative Tracks in Adult Drug Courts: Matching Your Program to the Needs of Your Clients, Pt. 2 of 2

“For a number of reasons, however, it may not always be possible or desirable for a drug court to target high-risk and high-need participants exclusively. To gain the buy-in of local prosecutors, the public, or other stakeholders, it may be necessary for some drug courts to begin by treating less se…
Topics: Assessment

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NADCP’s Need to Know: Research Update on Adult Drug Courts

This document created by the National Association of Drug Court Professionals was provide a progress update on the effectiveness and success of drug courts.

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Achieving Racial and Ethnic Fairness in Drug Courts

This document was written in response to the investigation, started by the NADCP Board Resolution to investigate and review what is currently known, and not yet known, about racial-and-ethnic-minority impacts in drug courts.

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An Effectiveness Trial of Contingency Management in a Felony Preadjudication Drug Court Pennsylvania

Report on effectiveness of Contingency Management in a Felony Preadjudication.

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Need to Know: Research Update on Juvenile Drug Treatment Courts

This is an article about the research on the effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, best practices, and recommendations for juvenile drug treatment courts. 

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Behavior Modification 101 for Drug Courts: Making the Most of Incentives and Sanctions

This is a fact sheet on the most effective ways to use incentives and sanctions in a drug treatment court.

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The Verdict on Drug Courts and Other Problem-Solving Courts

This article is about the research on the effects of problem solving courts on those with substance use disorders to aid in potential policy development.

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