Drug Court

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Strategies for Enhancing Drug Court Capacity

Strategies for Enhancing Drug Court Capacity

This webinar discusses strategies for enhancing drug court capacity, meaning getting more of your target population into drug court. Strategies include universal screening and assessment, arrest data analysis to reduce racial disparities, and case “portability” (transferring cases to a jurisdiction with a drug court).

 

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Promoting Evidence-Based Treatment in Drug Courts: Strategies for State Drug Court Coordinators

Promoting Evidence-Based Treatment in Drug Courts: Strategies for State Drug Court Coordinators

Learn about ways state drug court coordinators can support local drug court programs in ensuring that they are good consumers of treatment services and promoting the use of best practices by treatment and related providers.

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What's New with Addiction and Drug Treatment: Presentation at Community Justice 2016

What's New with Addiction and Drug Treatment: Presentation at Community Justice 2016

Dr. Wilson Compton, deputy director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, delves into the latest research on substance use, addiction, and treatment, at a plenary session at the 2016 Community Justice International Summit.

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Michael Botticelli: Community Justice 2014

Michael Botticelli: Community Justice 2014

In his keynote address at Community Justice 2014, Michael Botticelli, acting director of The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, explains that he doesn't like the nickname "Drug Czar" because it connotes a militaristic "war on drugs" response to substance-use disorders. Botticelli, who has a background in public health and is in long-term recovery himself, feels that the problem of addiction is "fundamentally a public health issue" and that "you can't incarcerate addiction out of people.... We need to have a more compassionate and effective response."

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From Drug Court to Classroom: Creating a Court to College Program

From Drug Court to Classroom: Creating a Court to College Program

Learn how to implement a program to assist adult drug court participants in applying to and enrolling in community college in your adult drug treatment court. Download the webinar powerpoint presentation here.

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Drug Courts: Personal Stories

Drug Courts: Personal Stories

This short video is a companion to Drug Courts: Personal Stories, a book that features drug court graduates who, after many years of personal struggle and involvement in the criminal justice system, finally pulled their lives together.

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