Attitude changes in court personnel and treatment providers to create the collaborative team; what treatment provider reports should include informing court personnel on real change and outcomes; what treatment providers can expect of court teams to support outcomes we all want; systems changes nece… Continue Reading Critical Treatment Issues Session 7: How Do We Get There From Here?
Critical Treatment Issues Webinar Session 1: What to expect from state-of-the-art addiction treatment for criminal justice populations in applying the new ASAM Criteria
This webinar reviews how addiction is a brain disease with biopsychosocial-spiritual manifestations, causes and treatment needs; and how the ASAM (American Society of Addiction Medicine) criteria is applied to criminal justice clients. It explains how comprehensive multidimensional assessment and pe… Continue Reading Critical Treatment Issues Webinar Session 1: What to expect from state-of-the-art addiction treatment for criminal justice populations in applying the new ASAM Criteria
The focus of this webinar is to the special challenges encountered by drug courts and their treatment providers in rural and frontier areas of the country and responses that have proven effective. Presenters provided a detailed look into each of these challenges and how some of the existing rural pr… Continue Reading Rural Drug Courts: Challenges and Solutions
This form is to verify the patient has informed the medical provider that he or she has been diagnosed with a substance use disorder and is a participant of the Hill County District Drug Court
This is the manual for the Lewis County Drug Court program.
This document contains an outline for drug court practitioners that can be used to plan their own Adult Drug Court program.
Topics: Adult, Confidentiality, Defense, Employer, Incarceration, Judge, Law Enforcement, Manager, Operations, Participants, Phases, Planning, Planning a Drug Court, Planning a Problem Solving Court, Prosecutor, Provider, Resolution, Roles and Responsibilities, Sanctions and Incentives, Screening and Assessment, Screening and Eligibility, Staffings and Hearings, Standards, Steering Committee, Supervision, Team, Team Roles and Responsibilities, Testing, Treatment, Treatment Plans, Treatment Services, Trial
This is a handbook for entering participants of the Lewis County Adult Drug Court program.
Topics: Advancement, Confidentiality, Drug Court, Drug Testing, Education, Eligibility, Employment, Fees, Goals, Graduation, Mission, Phases, Plan, Program Costs, Program Descriptions, Program Procedures, Provider, Requirements, Rules, Sanctions and Incentives, Services, Standards, Supervision, Treatment, Treatment Plans, Treatment Services, Violation
The National Drug Court Institute has a guide designed to help drug treatment court teams formulate a request for proposals for new agency contracts, but it can be easily adapted to help assess current treatment providers.