The Montgomery County Circuit Court Adult Drug Court is a comprehensive, voluntary treatment program for adult offenders suffering from drug and alcohol dependence. The goal of the program is to reduce recidivism by providing intensive services and supervision to address substance dependence and criminal thinking. Success of the program is tied to the success of participants being able to sustain a crime-free and sober life. Adult Drug Court staff work with treatment providers, concerned community organizations, law enforcement agencies, educational institutions, and correctional facilities to guide participants into making healthier lifestyle choices. The Program is a minimum of 20 months and consists of 4 phases.
Drug Treatment Court
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You will also find information on spotting the signs and symptoms of substance use and hotlines for immediate assistance. Treatment for addiction takes many forms and depends on the needs of the individual. In accordance with the American Society of Addiction Medicine, we offer information on outcome-oriented treatment that adheres to an established continuum of care. In this section, you will find information and resources related to evidence-based treatment models, counseling and therapy and payment and insurance options. The recovery process doesn't end after 90 days of treatment. The transition back to life outside of rehab is fraught with the potential for relapse.
Adult Drug Court
Treatment-based drug court is an alternative to incarceration for defendants who enter the judicial system because of addiction. Through a non-adversarial team approach combined with an intensive, judicially monitored treatment program, drug court offers defendants the opportunity to restore themselves as productive, non-criminal members of society. A Drug Court has been defined by the U.
Mission The mission of the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Adult Drug Treatment Court is to improve our community through enhanced public safety by providing judicially supervised treatment to substance abusing offenders, thereby reducing the social and economic cost of criminal activity. Relationships with other community agencies such as the Anne Arundel County Detention Center, Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, and the many local treatment providers are considered vital to the success of our program. The Drug Court Team is comprised of a judge, prosecutor, defense attorney, Parole and Probation representative, treatment representative, assessor, case managers, and a program administrator. This Team is responsible for providing the services and supervision necessary for you to successfully complete this program. The Drug Court Judge is responsible for making final decisions concerning your case.