Publications

TIP 39: Substance Abuse Treatment and Family Therapy

This guide defines family therapy, explains how substance abuse can be examined through family therapy, offers integrated treatment models,and includes guidelines for family violence and child abuse screening.


Family-Centered Treatment for Women with Substance Use Disorders History, Key Elements and Challenges
This briefing paper looks at the role of family in the context of treatment for women with substance use disorders.

 

Ensuring Sustainability for Drug Courts: An Overview of Funding Strategies

The National Drug Court Institute (NDCI) has developed this publication to assist courts in creating a sustainability plan that moves past initial implementation into long-term viability.

State Budgeting and Sustainability Protocols

These products have been developed by sites working with the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare's In-Depth Technical Assistance Program and include examples of state policy and practice changes.


Delaware Performance Contracting
Delaware has developed, with the help of the Treatment Research Institute, performance-based contracting models.


White Paper on Funding Comprehensive Services for Families with Substance Use Disorders in Child Welfare and Dependency Courts

This white paper outlines fiscal issues that affect the ability of programs to provide the comprehensive services needed by children and families affected by substance abuse, outlines the concept of unified fiscal planning, and briefly describes the Federal sources of funding for childwelfare and alcohol and drug services as well as several other sources of funds for services for children and adolescents.


Funding Family-Centered Treatment for Women

This resource paper is a companion to the Family-Centered Treatment monograph and assists treatment providers and State substance abuseagencies to identify and access potential sources of funding for comprehensive family-centered treatment.

 

State information and data tools and protocols

These products have been developed by sites working with the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare's In-Depth Technical Assistance Program and include examples of state policy and practice changes.


Connecting the Dots: How States and Counties Have Used Existing Data Systems to Create Cross System Data Linkages
This webinar reviewed models for linking data across systems collaborating to achieve better outcomes.
Substance Abuse, Child Welfare and the Courts: How do We Meet the Challenge?

Presented by Nancy K. Young as part of the Art of Social Change: Child Welfare, Education and Juvenile Justice, Child Advocacy Program at Harvard Law School. Cambridge, MA October 2007.