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Online
April 18, 2016

Assessment of relapse potential for preventative actions and assessment of poor outcomes of re-use and addiction flare-ups. What to do that continues treatment not discharge or unnecessary sanctions; positive drug screens and what to do in early phases of problem-solving courts versus in later phases; discussion of proximal and distal approaches.

 

In-Person
April 05, 2016
Boston, Massachusetts

Opioid abuse has risen to epidemic proportions in Massachusetts and across the nation. There are evidence-based interventions and new federal and state policies aimed at ameliorating the crisis, yet the mortality rate remains extraordinarily high.

Online
April 05, 2016

This webinar will take place on Tuesday April 5, 2016 from 2:30 to 4:00 PM EST. The session will take attendees through each stage of the drug court and discuss how defense counsel are involved at each stage while also addressing the dual roles defense counsel play in drug courts, representing their individual clients and their role as a member of the team.

In-Person
March 24, 2016, March 25, 2016

This is a training conference for new Drug Courts in Massachusetts to provide the foundations, concepts, and practical issues  involved in starting up and running Drug Court sessions.

Online
February 10, 2016
Online
November 18, 2015

Risk-Need-Responsivity: Managing Risk and Mental Health for Juvenile Justice-Involved Youth
Wednesday, November 18th at 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm.(EST)

Online
November 18, 2015

Gina Vincent, Ph.D. 
Research Associate Professor of Psychiatry UMass Medical School Director of Translational Law and Psychiatry at SPARC

In-Person
November 17, 2015

This is a training workshop  sponsored by the Judicial Institute for judges regarding mental illness and substance use.

Online
October 14, 2015

This webinar will discuss motivation-based, recovery-oriented treatment plans for co-occurring disorders, including community resources. It will also describe how to integrate recovery practices such as dual recovery therapy, mindfulness-based interventions, and Open Dialogue into mental health and addiction treatment settings. 

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