FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† DCPO

WEDNESDAY, MAY 30, 2001††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† 202/307-0703

 

 

PUBLICATION ADVISORY

 

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT RELEASES SURVEY ON TREATMENT SERVICES IN ADULT DRUG COURTS

 

NEW ORLEANS, LA -- The Justice Departmentís Drug Court Program Office (DCPO) released today Drug Court Resource Series: Treatment Services in Adult Drug Courts at the Seventh Annual Training Conference of the National Association of Drug Court Professionals, which will run through Friday.This publication provides the results and analysis of a 1999 National Drug Court Treatment Survey conducted by the National Treatment Accountability for Safer Communities (TASC) in cooperation with the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administrationís Center for Substance Abuse Treatment and DCPO.The report describes substance abuse and other treatment services used by adult drug courts and identifies significant issues in obtaining and delivering comprehensive treatment services.Also released today was the Drug Court Resource Series: Treatment Services in Adult Drug Courts:Executive Summary, which describes the major findings of the TASC survey.

 

Publications:†† ††††††††††† Drug Court Resource Series: Treatment Services in Adult Drug Courts

 

Drug Court Resource Series: Treatment Services in Adult Drug Courts: Executive Summary

 

Release Date: ††††††††††† May 30, 2001

 

For additional information or to obtain a copy of these publications, please contact DCPOís Website at www.ojp.usdoj.gov/dcpo or the National Criminal Justice Reference Service at 1-800/851-3420.

 

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