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Drug Court, Mental Health Court, Veterans’ Treatment Court

As of the end of December 2014, there were 3,057 drug courts in the U.S., which is a 24% increase in five years

Drug Court, Mental Health Court, Veterans’ Treatment Court

Employment and history of injection drug use significant predictors (controlling for age, education, ethnicity, gender, marital status) (Roll et al., 2005)

Drug Court

NADCP published a research update, by Douglas Marlowe, Ph.D, in December of 2010 on Adult Drug Courts, including summaries of research on effectiveness and fidelity.

Drug Court

The National Drug Court Resource Center has published multiple research reports, fact sheets, and publications available for review addressing a wide range of drug court research topics.

Drug Court

The MADCE is a NIJ funded longitudinal drug court evaluation study investigating 23 drugs courts across 6 different states.

Drug Court
  • The cost-effectiveness and economic utility of MHC’s have received relatively little empirical attention.
  • Estimating the cost-effectiveness of MHC’s faces several challenges, and there is no perfect formula to determine which outcomes should be included in a full economic analysis, making comparisons across studies difficult.  
Mental Health Court

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