These are written agreements with other agencies or organizations for services and coordination.
This is a tool used to set expectations by explaining requirements for each phase of the program.
This document should function as a model for new planning courts and existing courts to help programs document procedures for the operation of a treatment court. This model policy and procedure manual is designed to serve as a guide that helps to incorporate the adult drug court best practice stand… Continue Reading Adult Model Policies and Procedures – Adult Drug Court Best Practice Standards
Giving an exit interview to participants in Adult Drug Courts when they leave the program can often provide valuable insight into effectiveness.
This issue brief details the necessary features of Management Information Systems (MIS) for treatment courts. By connecting team members, an MIS can help improve communications, reduce inbox clutter, and reduce time spent catching up in staff meetings and on the phone throughout the week. An MIS als… Continue Reading Management Information Systems (MIS)
In 2016, the Unified Court System launched an opioid court in Buffalo, the first of its kind in the country. The opioid court provides immediate intervention, treatment, and supervision for defendants who are at risk of an opioid overdose. Refer to this document for an outline of the main components… Continue Reading New York State Unified Court System Essential Elements of Opioid Courts
This manual provided offers valuable information for any group looking to start a mentoring program.
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Law enforcement officers are uniquely positioned to offer key interventions to those with substance use disorders. It is estimated 1.5 million individuals arrested each year are at risk of substance dependence. As the opioid crisis continues, the frequency of rank and file officers acting as first r… Continue Reading Accessing Substance Use Disorder and Related Treatment Services Training for Law Enforcement