GPS monitoring is a viable and cost-effective alternative to incarceration which can help cut overcrowding and reduce recidivism.
Tips on divorcing and alcoholic: What to do when your spouse will not stop drinking.
It is important that workers employed in safety-sensitive positions conduct their job safely and effectively. This is the reason why employers often conduct alcohol testing.
There are many myths about drinking alcohol and one of those is that it reduces stress. Alcohol does not decrease stress. In fact, it increases it.
When ordering monitoring, there are issues that arise with each device that should be considered. What are the choices and why does it matter?
With arrests down and offenders being released on their own recognizance (ROR), how can we protect the public safety and ensure these offenders will appear at their appointed court date?
DISRUPTIONS TO DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) PRESIDENTIALLY DECLARED NATIONAL EMERGENCY
During May, The National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) joins the national movement to raise awareness about mental health. Each year we fight stigma, provide support, educate the public and advocate for policies that support people with mental illness and their families.
DUI charges are a criminal offense in Florida. This means if you are convicted of the crime of DUI, or if you plead guilty or no-contest, you will be sentenced as a criminal defendant.
In the past, many health professionals have viewed alcohol use in two distinct categories: You’re an either an alcoholic or you’re not an alcoholic. Fortunately, that view has shifted in recent years as the American Psychiatric Association has been taking a new approach to diagnosis. This is an important paradigm shift in the way we…