Topic: Family Involvement and Assessment
A Cross-site analysis has looked at the possibility of implementing lessons from both Juvenile Drug Courts and Reclaiming Futures.
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.
Family engagement in juvenile drug courts is vital to the success of these programs and can be improved by following this advice.
Developing Juvenile Drug Court Practices on Process Standards: A Systematic Review and Qualitative Synthesis
An examination of the factors leading to success or failure in a JDTC and their dependence on surrounding institutions.
Outlining an evidenced based framework and the 16 strategies to creating juvenile drug courts.
OJJDP Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Guidelines Project: Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Listening Sessions
A summary of on site listening sessions conducted on juvenile court jurisdictions and recommendations for the future.
A self evaluation tool based on the Sixteen Strategies for drug court programs.