Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101483
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About the Course:
This report represents data, results, and outcomes compiled from numerous sources providing the current state of drug court research as well as results from the National Survey on Problem Solving Courts. It seeks to present information regarding the impact of drug courts, as stated in the current scientific literature as well as to provide an aggregate summary of survey results from each state detailing the number and type of all operational problem solving court programs in the United States. Sections have been dedicated to national, state, and local drug court research findings as well as state-specific drug court legislation.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Painting the Picture: A National Report Card on Drug Courts and Other Problem Solving Court Programs in the United States, Volume 1, Number 1 created by Judge Karen Freeman-Wilson (Ret.), Donna L. Boone, Ph.D., and C. West Huddleston III
Journal/Publisher:National Drug Court Institute
Publication Date:May 2004
Course Material Authors
Course Material Authors authored the material only, and were not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about drug courts and other problem-solving court programs in the United States. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Explain the benefits of drug courts, including effects on recidivism, money saved, and retention in treatment.
- Discuss the adaptation of the drug court model to other populations.
- Define and describe types of problem solving courts that have grown from the drug court model.
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