Topic: Screening and Assessment
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.
This is a comprehensive guide to various intervention strategies and assessment tools for youth involved in juvenile drug courts.
Identifying Polyvictimization and Trauma Among Court-Involved Children and Youth: A Checklist and Resource Guide for Attorneys and Other Court-Appointed Advocates
Checklist and resource guide for lawyers and legal advocates for children to identify polyvictimization in order to develop a more trauma-informed approach to their work.
Identifying Mental Health and Substance Use Problems of Children and Adolescents: A Guide for Child-Serving Organizations
Guide for early identification of mental health and substance use problems of children and adolescents.
Tool for identifying youth at risk for alcohol-related problems.
This article is an assessment of a screening measure for substance abuse in juveniles.
A scan was conducted to collect data from multiple Juvenile Drug Courts to better understand their implementation and measurable successes.
Outlining an evidenced based framework and the 16 strategies to creating juvenile drug courts.