Drug Abuse Information, Prevention and Treatment Resources

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) – is a U.S. federal-government scientific research institute whose mission is to “lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.” As part of the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, NIDA leads the nation in using […]

How Do Drug Courts Work? Terminology About Drug Courts in the USA

A Drug Court is a special type of court that is responsible for handling cases involving substance abuse offenders. It is an alternative approach of dealing with drug addicts. In a Drug Court, various service agencies converge and aim for the best possible results—to change the lives of these offenders for the better.

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