National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP)


Definition - What does National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP) mean?

The National Association of Drug Court Professionals, or NADCP, is a nonprofit organization founded in 1994 and comprised of governmental authorities and civil service members. Their purpose is to lead a national cause throughout the judicial system that raises awareness and provide intervention programs and services to people combating substance abuse issues. The NADCP drug court system strives to stem recidivism rates by active communal involvement in keeping drug offenders clean and out of prison.

WorkplaceTesting explains National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP)

The National Association of Drug Court Professionals, or NADCP, is an exclusive nonprofit organization consisting of civil, legal, and judicial representatives whose solidarity to curb substance abuse/chemical dependency in drug-addicted individuals has been proven effective since 1994. The NADCP was introduced as a strategic alternative to imprisonment for drug offenders in the concerted effort of providing rehabilitative treatment programs designed to demonstrably eliminate addictive habits and, in turn, reintegrate individuals back to the community, their families, and their work. In addition, the NADCP illustrates a cost-effective management system in terms of curtailing taxpayer expenses applied towards judicial proceedings, incarceration rate, and probationary status. In fact, individuals who have successfully graduated from the NADCP-appointed programs have considerably higher chances of remaining sober and assimilating back into society with quantitatively better results than a recidivist cycle of serving prison time followed with conditional release.

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