TIP 44: Substance Abuse Treatment for Adults in the Criminal Justice System
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: People in Recovery from Substance Use, People with Criminal Justice System Involvement, People with Juvenile Justice System Involvement
Topics: Crisis Response System, Post-discharge, Community Reentry, Recovery from Mental Health or Substance Use Disorders
This manual offers guidelines to help counselors and administrators deliver substance use disorder treatment in criminal justice settings. It discusses aspects in providing substance use disorder treatment to people within the criminal justice system, including screening and assessment, and triage and placement in treatment services.