FDC TTA

Transitioning to a Family-Centered Approach: Best Practices and Lessons Learned from Three Adult Drug Courts

All collaborative courts are family courts if their clients include parents and children. And if substance use disorders impacts all relationships in the family unit, recovery support must extend beyond the parent to a more family-centered approach. This publication offers judicial leaders and other drug court professionals working in adult drug courts [...]

2018-03-16T21:52:52+00:00 Categories: FDC TTA, Publication, SSRP|

Family Treatment Court Planning Guide (2018)

The Family Treatment Court (FTC) Planning Guide published by he National Drug Court Institute and the Center for Children and Family Futures (2018) is designed to provide step-by-step instructions for a team planning to start and implement an FTC in their community. No matter what your role in the system is, and no [...]

2018-03-15T20:59:20+00:00 Categories: FDC TTA|Tags: |

FDC National Strategic Plan

The National Strategic Plan for Family Drug Courts outlines a coordinated national strategy to enhance and expand the use of FDCs to reach more children and families. Download

2018-01-31T19:02:40+00:00 Categories: FDC TTA, Home page, Report, SSRP|Tags: |

Guidance to States: Recommendations for Developing Family Drug Court Guidelines (2015 Update)

Guidance to States: Recommendations for Developing Family Drug Court Guidelines provides information on best practices and collaborative principles to develop and sustain Family Drug Courts, and incorporates up-to-date research supporting key strategies. The Guidelines will assist policy makers and practitioners to enhance and expand these programs. Right click and select Save As to download [...]

2018-06-14T18:38:12+00:00 Categories: FDC TTA, Publication, SSRP|

Family Drug Court Annotated Bibliography 2016

The FDC Annotated Bibliography includes a thorough list of the most recent research available on the family drug court model, cost savings, evaluation and child welfare outcomes, treatment and child welfare outcomes, innovative approached, and judicial perspectives. Right click and select Save As to download the file: Family Drug Court Annotated [...]

2018-01-20T19:41:19+00:00 Categories: FDC TTA, Publication, SSRP|

Governance Structures and Leadership: Is Your Family Drug Court Built to Last or Left to Fade?

Strong and effective FDCs require equally strong and effective governance structures and leadership. FDCs that are haphazardly organized and forced to rely on ineffective leadership will inevitably drift into ineffective practice, suffer poor outcomes, and may even fade into non-existence. This virtual classroom course will explore the successful infrastructures necessary [...]

2017-10-26T22:56:38+00:00 Categories: 2016, FDC TTA, Web Based Learning|