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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|

Summary 2017 Policy Academy

Summary 2017 Policy Academy: Improving Outcomes for Pregnant and Postpartum Women with Opioid Use Disorders and Their Infants, Families and Caregivers This summary previews work undertaken by state teams selected to participate in he Policy Academy initiative through the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW). Click to View on the [...]

2018-01-11T23:26:14+00:00 Categories: NCSACW Featured, Publication|Tags: |

Substance-Exposed Infants: A Report on Progress in Practice and Policy Development

Substance-Exposed Infants: A Report on Progress in Practice and Policy Development in States Participating in A Program of In-Depth Technical Assistance September 2014 to September 2016 This report highlights the efforts of five participating in the Substance-Exposed In-Depth Technical Assistance (SEI-IDTA) initiative through the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW). [...]

2018-01-31T18:52:02+00:00 Categories: Home page, NCSACW Featured, Publication|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 [...]

2019-09-26T18:30:19+00:00 Categories: FDC TTA, Publication|

Pathways of Communication Template

This resource introduces a protocol for communication across the systems involved describing critical junctures of decision-making and information sharing.   Click to View on the NCSACW.gov Website

2018-01-05T22:07:00+00:00 Categories: NCSACW Featured, NCSACW Page, Publication|Tags: |

NCSACW Resource Directory

This online resource directory on the National Center on Substance Use and Child Welfare website provides current research, training materials, videos, site examples, webinars, and other resources. Click to View on the NCSACW.gov Website

2018-03-08T19:56:13+00:00 Categories: Publication|Tags: , |

Substance Abuse Specialists in Child Welfare Agencies and Dependency Courts

Project: NCSACW This publication focuses on key decisions regarding the placement of substance abuse specialists in either child welfare or dependency courts. Click to View on the NCSACW Website (.pdf)

Funding Family-Centered Treatment for Women

Project: NCSACW This companion publication assists treatment providers and state substance use agencies identify and access potential sources of funding. Click to View on the NCSACW Website (.pdf)

Family-Centered Treatment for Women with Substance Use Disorders

Project: NCSACW This publication discusses the role of family in the context of treatment for women with substance use disorders. Click to View on the NCSACW Website (.pdf)

Family Drug Court Training and Technical Assistance Needs Assessment

The purpose of this needs assessment is to identify the training and technical assistance needs of both new and established family drug courts. The Center for Children and Family Futures designed and developed methods to collect and analyze data from multiple sources. A synthesis of the data revealed four priority content areas [...]

2017-10-26T22:55:00+00:00 Categories: Publication|