A Cross-site analysis has looked at the possibility of implementing lessons from both Juvenile Drug Courts and Reclaiming Futures.
Mentoring in Juvenile Treatment Drug Courts: Mapping Best Practices onto Mentor Programs in Juvenile Justice
This is a fact sheet about mentoring in juvenile drug courts and how it can benefit participants.
This is a comprehensive guide to various intervention strategies and assessment tools for youth involved in juvenile drug courts.
The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges publishes a monthly newsletter with practical programmatic advice, how-to discussions, and the latest updates from the field. Access the archive of newsletters here.
Developing Effective Policies for Addressing the Needs of Court-Involved Youth with Co-occurring Disorders
Brief providing suggestions for juvenile drug treatment courts on how to appropriately address the needs of youth with co-occurring disorders.
Informational Bulletin: Coverage of Behavioral Health Services for Youth with Substance Use Disorders
Guide to available treatment services for youth with substance use disorders.
An OJJDP-sponsored review of adolescent substance use treatment programs and current literature.
Family engagement in juvenile drug courts is vital to the success of these programs and can be improved by following this advice.
A scan was conducted to collect data from multiple Juvenile Drug Courts to better understand their implementation and measurable successes.