This November, our country will once again pause to honor the men and women who served in the United States Armed Forces. Veterans Day – Sunday, November 11, 2018 – is our annual opportunity to honor our living veterans for the sacrifice they have made for our country. It is a day to celebrate those… Continue Reading Veterans Day Kit Released
We are thrilled to announce a special opportunity during National Recovery Month to obtain free naloxone. Naloxone is a medication designed to rapidly reverse opioid overdose. It binds to opioid receptors in the brain and can reverse and block the effects of opioids, quickly restoring normal respiration to a person whose breathing has slowed or stopped as a… Continue Reading Free Naloxone for Your Program
Every September, the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP) partners with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to celebrate National Recovery Month. The goals of Recovery Month are to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance use issues, as well as to celebrate the more than 23 million Americans… Continue Reading Recovery Month 2018
Show us what you are up to! All month long, we’ll be celebrating the lives and families saved by recovery through treatment courts. How will you celebrate Recovery Month? Is your treatment court planning any special events this month? Send us your photos and tell us what you are up to!
Expanding Access to MAT for Opioid Use Disorder to Patients in the Hospital Tuesday, August 28, 2018 | 12:00 – 1:00p.m. Eastern Register Here NADCP is proud to share a free webinar from the Providers Clinical Support System, sponsored by the American Psychiatric Association (APA): “Expanding Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder… Continue Reading Free Webinar: Expanding Access to MAT
Nominations are now open for the next class of the National Association of Drug Court Professionals Board of Directors. Board members are elected by the NADCP membership and serve for six years; the upcoming term begins summer 2019 and runs through 2025. The current board’s Nominations, Orientation & Awards Committee is recruiting individuals with specific experience. Preference… Continue Reading NADCP Board Nominations Now Being Accepted
Does your treatment court team have questions? Unsure how to update your policy and procedures manual or how to address the influx of participants struggling with opioid use disorder? Wondering what to do when team turnover happens? What about treating co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders? NADCP’s National Drug Court Institute can answer all… Continue Reading Need Technical Assistance? NDCI is here to help.
NADCP’s Advancing Justice is pleased to announce the launch of the Journal for Advancing Justice, funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance at the U.S. Department of Justice. This new journal provides justice and public health professionals, policymakers, academics, scholars and researchers a forum to share evidence-based and promising practices on the most pressing issues facing the justice… Continue Reading New Publication: Journal for Advancing Justice
Two weeks ago, nearly 6,000 of you (the most ever!) descended on Houston, Texas for the incredible 2018 NADCP Annual Training Conference featuring Vet Court Con. While it’s impossible to convey just how truly inspiring it is to be surrounded by your fellow justice, law enforcement and treatment professionals for four days, we have videos, photos… Continue Reading Conference may be over but the mission continues
This May, You Showed Us Justice For All Graduations, proclamations and celebrations. Community clean-ups, give-backs and fund-raisers. Balloon releases, block parties and sober socials. From coast to coast this month, you’ve shown the nation what justice for all looks like: compassion, recovery, stability, wholeness and healing. If you haven’t told us your story yet,… Continue Reading NDCM Week 4