The Criminal Justice Program:
Assesses and treats if necessary, adults who are 18 years of age or older who have been mandated by the courts to seek treatment for drug addiction.
Also, Duane Dean Behavioral Health staff work with persons recently released from jail or prison who were incarcerated because of a substance abuse issue. Access to treatment can greatly improve the chances for a successful integration back into society for many ex-offenders. Treatment has been proven cost-effective and can help end the vicious cycle of drug abuse and criminal recidivism.
"Having a second chance makes you want to work even harder"
Failure to receive treatment or access to services often leads to relapse and re-arrest, usually during the first 12 months after release