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Topic: Problem Solving

Selecting and Using Risk Assessment Tools in Problem Solving Courts

The BJA Drug Court Technical Assistance Project at American University conducted an interactive webinar session presented by Dr. Sarah Desmarais, Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Applied Social and Community Psychology Program at North Carolina State University that covered risk assessment…

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Using Data to Build Your Program

This fact sheet is one in a series to support the development of problem-solving justice initiatives.

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National Association of Drug Court Professionals Statement of the Scope

This position statement by the NADCP explains their scope in the treatment and criminological fields and the types of court by category.

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Kosciusko County Problem-Solving Court Pre-Graduation Packet

Pre-graduation packet for Kosciusko County Problem-Solving Court.

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Problem-Solving Justice Toolkit

This Toolkit offers a blueprint for using the problem-solving approach, a form of differentiated case management for cases involving recurring contacts with the justice system due to underlying medical and social problems. A hallmark of the approach is the integration of treatment and social service…

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America’s Problem-Solving Courts: The Criminal Costs of Treatment and the Case for Reform

This is a report that examines drug use as a public health issue and provides information on the evolution and future of drug courts in the US.

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DRAFT

Job Title: Problem-Solving Court Counselor Grade 9 – NE. Major Duties:. This is a highly responsible para-professional position that is performed under the close supervision of the Problem-Solving Court Coordinator, as well as the Chief Probation

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Confidentiality Agreement

A confidentiality agreement for Problem Solving Courts.

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Ensuring Sustainability for Drug Courts: An Overview of Funding Strategies

The National Drug Court Institute (NDCI) has developed this publication to assist courts in creating a sustainability plan that moves past initial implementation into long-term viability.

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