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Title: Coordinated Interagency Drug Training Project Participant Manual
Corporate Author: American Probation and Parole Assoc
The Council of State Government
United States of America

National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD)
United States of America
Date Published: Unknown
Page Count: 248
Sponsoring Agency: American Probation and Parole Assoc
Lexington, KY 40578-1910
Bureau of Justice Assistance
Washington, DC 20531
National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD)
Washington, DC 20036
Sale Source: American Probation and Parole Assoc
The Council of State Government
P.O. Box 11910
Lexington, KY 40578-1910
United States of America
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This manual is intended for the participants in a course focusing on how personnel involved in drug treatment and probation or parole can cooperate more effectively when dealing with drug-abusing offenders.
Abstract: The course aims to provide participants both with new skills for more effectively intervening with drug-involved offenders and the resolve to coordinate the efforts with these individuals. The training consists of nine modules. Topics include (1) introduction and training goals, (2) common clients and issues for probation and parole agencies and drug treatment programs, (3) clarification of systems and roles, (4) communication, (5) teamwork and conflict management, (6) confidentiality, (7) managing the drug- involved offender, (8) internal implementation, and (9) interagency partnerships. Forms, checklists, resource lists, case examples, and 34 references
Main Term(s): Drug treatment programs
Index Term(s): Correctional Personnel Training; Corrections effectiveness; Interagency cooperation; Probation or parole agencies
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