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Screening and Assessment Webinar

Presented by Paul Warren (NDRI), the focus of the presentation is to increase participants’ knowledge about useful screening and assessment instruments for co-occurring disorders (CODs).

Improving Cultural Proficiency in Drug Court Part 2: Screening & Assessment

The focus of this webinar is upon describing the importance of cultural proficiency in the screening and assessment processes.

The Urgency to Address Trauma in our Treatment Courts: What It Means to be Trauma-Informed

This webinar was presented by Karen Johnson, LCSW, from the National Council for Behavioral Health. When the topic of trauma arises, many people initially think of veteran populations. However, traumatic experiences can result from a variety of events throughout a person’s life, including childhood…

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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The Urgency to Address Trauma in Our Treatment Courts: What It Means to Be Trauma-Informed

This document discusses the importance of being trauma informed and provides an overview of trauma care to create a better understanding of trauma and how to approach it.

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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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DWI Court Program Guidelines

This document provides an overview of the DWI Court program, what it entails, and the components that are integrated to lead participants to successful treatment.

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Benton County Drug Treatment Court Screening Referral Form

This treatment screening form provides a checklist covering client screening, registration, orientation and administration tasks.

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