Topic: Evidence-based Practices
It is important for juvenile drug treatment courts to screen and assess potential participants for substance use disorders and criminogenic risk factors. This resource, developed by the Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Training and Technical Assistance In… Continue Reading Screening and Assessment Tools for Juvenile Drug Treatment Courts
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.
Greater Than the Sum of Their Parts: Clarifying Roles, Responsibilities, and Expectations of Juvenile Drug Court
The responsibilities and tasks of a juvenile drug court team.
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.
An OJJDP-sponsored review of adolescent substance use treatment programs and current literature.
The juvenile drug court model uses a therapeutic jurisprudent model aimed at reducing recidivism and rehabilitating juvenile offenders.
A scan was conducted to collect data from multiple Juvenile Drug Courts to better understand their implementation and measurable successes.