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Drugs & Substance Abuse

Treatment

Substance abuse treatment may be provided in a variety of settings, including on an outpatient basis, in residential treatment, or while in confinement (for offenders). In many cases, substance abuse treatment is intended to address co-occurring disorders, such as mental illness. Treatment generally involves some type of therapeutic services provided over a sustained period of time, which may address issues such as motivation, problem solving, and developing skills to resist substance abuse and other problem behaviors.

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OJP Publications

Managing Drug-Involved Offenders, NIJ-Sponsored, 2014
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Drug Courts, NIJ,OJJDP,BJA, May 2014
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HOPE: A Swift and Certain Process for Probationers, NIJ, March 2012
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Alternative Sentencing Policies for Drug Offenders: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Kansas Senate Bill 123, Final Report, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2012
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Changing the Behavior of Drug-Involved Offenders: Supervision That Works, NIJ, December 2012
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