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Issue Brief- Management Information Systems (MIS)

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 Issue Brief- Management Information Systems (MIS)

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Issue Brief: Accessing Substance Use Disorder and Related Treatment Services Training for Law Enforcement

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 Issue Brief: Accessing Substance Use Disorder and Related Treatment Services Training for Law Enforcement

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U.S. Opioid Crisis: Causes, Effects, and Steps Being Taken

The United States’ opioid crisis is a national public health emergency of staggering proportions. NDCRC has created U.S. Opioid Crisis: Causes, Effects, and Steps Being Taken, an issue brief that succinctly summarizes the scope of the problem and proposes several interventions for local jurisdiction… Continue Reading U.S. Opioid Crisis: Causes, Effects, and Steps Being Taken
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Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in the Justice System

From the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence, Inc. (AATOD), comes a timely fact sheet presenting the evidence for Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) and the applications of treatment in the justice system.   Visit the AATOD website to access the fact sheet.   Subse… Continue Reading Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in the Justice System

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Addressing Synthetic and Designer Drugs in Adult Drug Courts

This webinar was presented by Dr. Leo Kadehjian and Natalie Reyes. The availability and prevalence of synthetic and designer drugs have increased dramatically over the last several years. Due to the rapid nature at which these drugs are produced and modified, and the danger associated with their con… Continue Reading Addressing Synthetic and Designer Drugs in Adult Drug Courts

Teleservices: Happening Now!

This document offers an overview of the pilot projects, highlights promising practices, and offers recommendations for implementing teleservices initiatives in other jurisdictions.

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Schizophrenia

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about schizophrenia, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Schizoaffective Disorder

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about schizoaffective disorder, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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PTSD

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about PTSD, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Dissociative Disorders

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about dissociative disorders, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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