NCDC is excited to add the South St. Louis County DWI Court to the Academy Court Network. Judge Shaun Floerke leads a team that is doing cutting-edge research based work on trauma informed care and how to incorporate it into the DWI court. Click Here to read about the Duluth South St. Louis County DWI Court in the NewsRead more...
Impaired driving remains one of the most dangerous threats to our communities. But DWI courts specialize in holding repeat impaired drivers accountable, while helping them address addiction and mental health issues through treatment and support. Ryan Jacobs recounts going from having nothing to getting his own apartment, keeping a full-time After third DUI in Pa., York County man makes changeRead More
Illinois’ Second District Veterans Treatment Court is saving lives every day, but they wanted to do more. Thanks to the support of the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility, NCDC traveled to Chicago this week to provide training on the most effective ways to treat repeat DWI offenders in veterans treatment court. When Doing More for Veterans in IllinoisRead More
We have learned nothing is ultimately effective without healthy human connection. In our first webinar you learned methods to support and learn continued growth and learning, gained better understanding of the key role treatment providers have on the team and with clients, and learned about the importance to staying with Implementation of Concepts Part 2Read More
Sustainability is Guiding Principle #10 and a big issue all DWI court programs face, especially if their primary funding is grants. This is a great article from the Billings Gazette celebrating the graduation of 4 participants along with discussing sustainability issues. Click here to read the article from the Gazette.Read More
The Council of Accountability Court Judges of Georgia enlisted the services of NCDC to bring together 15 DWI court teams in Peachtree City, Georgia over two days. The training focused on best practices in DWI courts, medication-assisted treatment, urine dilution issues during drug and alcohol testing, and using motivational interviewing 15 Teams Convene for Training in Peachtree City, GeorgiaRead More