Standard Setting Publications
NDCI is the most prolific publisher of the latest research and strategic innovations for the treatment court field. In our effort to continually improve the way our justice system serves those with addiction and mental health needs, we offer these resources to the field at no charge. Many of these resources are available in Spanish. Haga clic aquí para ver las publicaciones en español.
The purpose of this guide is to help treatment court alumni think about the audiences that might want to hear their story, assist in constructing their story, help them think through the personal impacts of sharing, and provide tips on speech delivery and talking with the press.
This two-volume publication is the most comprehensive compilation of research-based, specific, practitioner-focused Drug Court guidance ever produced. A must read for anyone working in treatment court.
The Drug Court Judicial Benchbook - Updated!
After years of compiling the knowledge of thousands of treatment court professionals, this publication provides key guidelines to improve client outcomes and increase cost savings. This version includes an updated version of Chapter 4: Addiction and Treatment Services.
Produced in partnership with the American Society of Addiction Medicine, this pocket guide is designed for drug court participants who may be prescribed or considering medication as a part of addiction treatment, as well as their families and support systems.
Produced in partnership with Children and Family Futures, this publication provides a guide on planning and implementing a family treatment court.