A Guide to the Guidelines: Practical Tips for Juvenile Drug Treatment Courts to Implement

June 30, 2017


The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) created a blog series titled: Guide to the Guidelines: Practical Tips for Juvenile Drug Treatment Courts to Implement. The series will provide juvenile drug treatment court professionals and teams with advice and tips on the new Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Guidelines (Guidelines). Each Guideline works toward achieving reduced substance use, healthy adolescent development, and reduced delinquency with youth through the use of short- and long-term actions to implement practices with the goals of increasing juvenile drug treatment court effectiveness and positively influencing youth.