Early Implementation Community: Critical Issues in Running an FDC

July 13, 2011
10:00am - 12:00pm (PST)
The Honorable Leonard P. Edwards, Ret.
Penny Clodfelter, L.C.S.W., L.M.S.W.
Sidney L. Gardner, M.P.A.
Phil Breitenbucher, M.S.W.

This session will provide attendees with a Family Drug Court expert panel discussion on critical issues facing FDCs. Participants will hear from current practitioners on national trends in staffing, budgeting, targeting, technology, capacity building, and other key topics.  Participants will be given the opportunity to discuss obstacles that you have experienced in your own Family Drug Courts, and learn from our panel how to identify and address solutions.  

Participants will:  

  • Gain familiarity with nationwide trends in Family Drug Courts
  • Recognize similarities across programs and utilize existing strategies to problem solve in Family Drug Courts
  • Identify a network of Family Drug Court consultants and resources