MATCP 2016: Promoting Best Standards for Treatment Courts

Grand Rapids, Michigan
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
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Day 1: Tuesday, March 15, 2016

7:30 -8:30 a.m.
Conference Registration and Breakfast WEST CONCOURSE / CROWN FOYER

8:30 - 9:45 a.m.
 - President's Remarks
 - Parade of Transformation
 - Melissa Fitzgerald, Justice for Vets

9:45 - 11:00 am
Plenary Session: Marijuana, The Latest Research: Dr. Kenneth Robinson AMBASSADOR BALLROOM

11:00 – 11:15 a.m.

Workshop Session I  
Add to calendarTuesday, March 15, 2016 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM (Eastern Time)
  • Revisiting Phases: Risk Matters (Hardin) PANTALIND
  • Marijuana History, Neuroscience and Toxicology (Celeste) ATRIUM
  • DWI Courts: The Ten Guiding Principles With a Twist (Salomone, Jonas, Valenzuela) VANDENBERG B
  • Guess What? You’re a Family Court Too (if your participants have children) (Bermejo) GRAND VIEW
  • Marijuana Talk-Kit for Parents (Collins) THORNAPPLE
  • Marijuana, Mental Illness and Mental Health Courts (Duckworth, Mack) VANDENBERG A
  • Introduction to Veterans Courts: Observation of a Staffing (Khalil, Jordon, Graham, Bosnic) HALDANE
  • Drug Testing Standards - Sponsored by Thermo Fisher (MacKenzie) IMPERIAL
  • Out With the Old, In With the New: Using Fingerprints to Detect Drug Usage - Sponsored by Smart Start Inc. (Nabors) KENDALL
  • I will not be attending this session.

12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Lunch on Your Own

Workshop Session II  
Add to calendarTuesday, March 15, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM (Eastern Time)
  • National Association of Drug Court Professionals Best Practice Standards: Volume I (Walton) AMBASSADOR
  • Research Says: Best Practices for Assessment Management and Treatment for Impaired Drivers (Stadola) PANTALIND
  • Matching Service to Need: Exploring What “High Risk/High Need” Means for Family Courts (Breitenbucher) WINCHESTER
  • Where are we now? Where are we going? What can we do? – Substance Abuse Levels and Trends (Collins) ATRIUM
  • Enablement Prevention Program (Panasiewicz) NELSON
  • Dual Diagnosis Treatment in Mental Health Courts (Burger) IMPERIAL
  • Antisocial Personality Disorders and Complex Trauma (Powers) VANDENBERG B
  • Mindful Yoga Therapy for PTSD and Other Disorders (Spilkin) HALDANE
  • Procedural Fairness: The Key to Drug Treatment Courts (MacKenzie) VANDENBERG A
  • Oral Fluid Drug Testing - Sponsored by Forensic Fluids Laboratories (Lemberg) KENDALL
  • Use of Science and Technology in Specialized Treatment Courts - Sponsored by DTPM (Celeste) THORNAPPLE
  • Seven Reasons to Rethink Alcohol Testing and Monitoring in Treatment Courts Sponsored by American Interlock and Total Court Services (Huddleston) GRAND VIEW
  • I will not be attending this session.

3:15 – 3:30 p.m.          
Snack Break and Vendor Exhibits  

Workshop Session III  
Add to calendarTuesday, March 15, 2016 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM (Eastern Time)
  • NADCP Best Practice Standards: Volume 2 (Walton) PANTALIND
  • Marijuana Impaired Driving (Celeste) VANDENBERG A
  • Keeping Kids Safely at Home: Legal Issues, Opportunities & Challenges to an In-Home FTC Model (Dobrich) THORNAPPLE
  • Incorporating Culture & Tradition to Generation X in Healing to Wellness Courts (Davis, Abramson) GRAND VIEW
  • The Importance of Becoming a Trauma-Informed Juvenile Treatment Court (Callahan) IMPERIAL
  • How to Effectively Communicate With a Mentally Ill Person, the LEAP System (Osterquist) ATRIUM
  • Law Enforcement & the Veteran Population: Safe & Effective Interaction (Khalil, Powers) HALDANE
  • Mindful Yoga and Yoga Nidra Therapy Session (Spilkin) GOVERNORS
  • Designer Drug Testing - Sponsored by Redwood Labs (Happ) VANDENBERG B
  • I will not be attending this session.

5:00 p.m. 
Networking Reception CENTER CONCOURSE
6:00 p.m. 
Open AA (BERKLEY), NA (THORNAPPLE) and Smart Recovery Meetings (WINCHESTER)  

Day 2: Wednesday, March 16, 2016

7:00 – 8:30 a.m.

8:00 – 8:30 am
Michigan Association of Drug Treatment Court Professionals Annual Meeting AMBASSADOR BALLROOM

8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Plenary Session: Medication Assisted Treatment AMBASSADOR BALLROOM
 - Legal implications of MAT: Judge Phyllis McMillen
 - Michigan State Guidelines on MAT: Dr. Corey Waller
 - Experiences Using MAT in Treatment Courts: Hon. Fred Moses, Hon. Linda Davis

10:30 – 10:45 a.m.

Workshop Session IV  
Add to calendarWednesday, March 16, 2016 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM (Eastern Time)
  • Establishing a Medication Assisted Treatment Protocol: Region 1: Northcare Network - All of the Upper Peninsula VANDENBERG B
  • Establishing a Medication Assisted Treatment Protocol: Region 2: Northern Michigan Regional Entity - Manistee, Wexford, Missaukee, Roscommon, Ogemaw, Iosco and all other counties in the Lower Peninsula north of those counties. GRAND VIEW
  • Establishing a Medication Assisted Treatment Protocol: Region 3: Lakeshore - Allegan, Kent, Lake, Mason, Muskegon, Oceana and Ottawa Counties. HALDANE
  • Establishing a Medication Assisted Treatment Protocol: Region 4: Southwest Michigan Behavioral Health - Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph and Van Buren Counties ATRIUM
  • Establishing a MAT Protocol:Region 5: Mid-State Health Network - Arenac Bay Clare Clinton Eaton Gladwin Gratiot Hillsdale Huron Ingham Ionia Isabella Jackson Mecosta Midland Montcalm Newaygo Osceola Saginaw Shiawassee Tuscola PANTALIND
  • Establishing a Medication Assisted Treatment Protocol: Region 6: CMH Partnership of Southeastern Michigan - Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe and Washtenaw Counties VANDENBERG A
  • Establishing a Medication Assisted Treatment Protocol: Region 7: Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority - Wayne County IMPERIAL
  • Establishing a Medication Assisted Treatment Protocol: Oakland County CMH Authority - Oakland County GOVERNORS
  • Establishing a Medication Assisted Treatment Protocol: Region 9: Macomb County Mental Health Services - Macomb County KENDALL
  • Establishing a Medication Assisted Treatment Protocol: Region 10: Genesee, Lapeer, St. Clair and Sanilac Counties WINCHESTER
  • I will not be attending this session.

12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch on Your Own

Workshop Session V  
Add to calendarWednesday, March 16, 2016 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM (Eastern Time)
  • CANCELLED Immigration Consequences of Criminal Conduct: How Drug Courts Can Help
  • Issues and Upgrades in the DWI/Sobriety Court Ignition Interlock License Program (Hoffman, Cannon, Tulloch-Brown, Myers, Rademacher) VANDENBERG B
  • Identifying Drug Endangered Children: A Collaborative Approach (Nation, Read) HALDANE
  • The Science of Addiction in Native Americans (Gone) WINCHESTER
  • Fundamentals of Grant Writing: Part 1 (White, Kunkel) IMPERIAL
  • Motivational Interviewing for Juvenile Courts (Clark) GRAND VIEW
  • Medication Assisted Treatment in Mental Health Court (Fox) GOVERNORS
  • Meditation and Other Mindfulness Techniques to Treat Trauma and Addiction (Krajovic, Krajovic) VANDENBERG A
  • Clinical Update on Opioid Dependence and Treatment - Sponsored by Direct Success (Mullen) PANTALIND
  • Drug Testing: Fact vs Fiction - Sponsored by Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics (Zurface) ATRIUM
  • I will not be attending this session.

2:45 – 3:00 p.m.
Snack Break and Vendor Exhibits


Workshop Session VI  
Add to calendarWednesday, March 16, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM (Eastern Time)
  • Due Process and Other Legal Issues in Treatment Courts (Bowler) PANTALIND
  • Contributions From Law Enforcement Members of Your Team (Stecker, Stoll, Strich) IMPERIAL
  • The National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children Approach “Moving from Awareness to Action…” (Nation, Read) KENDALL
  • Confidentiality & HIPAA in Healing-to-Wellness Courts (Garrow, Panasiewicz) GRAND VIEW
  • Fundamentals of Grant Writing: Part 2 (White, Kunkel) MUST HAVE COMPLETED PART 1 TO ATTEND THIS SESSION. GOVERNORS
  • Peer Support Services in Drug Courts – Experience of the Ottawa County Circuit Court (Brown, Laing, Achterhof, Shafor, Sledge) ATRIUM
  • Confidentiality Issues in Mental Health Court (Mack) HALDANE
  • I will not be attending this session.

4:30 pm
Conference Adjourns  


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    For answers regarding registration or faculty support please contact:

    Lauryn Ferro
    MATCP Conference Assistant


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    Alma Valenzuela

Payment Instructions

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    PLEASE NOTE: There is a $50.00 late fee if registration and/or payment is received after March 4, 2016.

    Cancellation/Refund Policy
    Cancellation requests received in writing by by close of business day on March 3, 2016, will receive a full refund, less a $50 processing fee.  Refund requests received in writing between March 3 - 14 will be refunded at 50% of the full fee.  No refund requests will be honored after March 14, 2016. 

    Substitution Policy
    Substitutions are allowed at any time. Original registrant is able to change the name and title by editing registration form on confirmation email. Please contact Lauryn Ferro for any questions or problems.

    Parking Rates

    Costs to park at the Amway can be a significant unexpected cost. Parking is included for anyone from our group staying at the Amway Grand Hotel.  Costs to all other attendees will be as follows:

    Non-overnight guests will pay by the hour, with a $20.00 maximum per day.   

    Self Parking Rates
    $2.00 – Per Half Hour or Less
    $15.00 – 6:00 AM – 5:30 PM
    $10.00 – 5:30 PM – 2:00 AM
    $20.00 – Maximum Daily Charge
    $20.00 Lost Ticket Charge
    Valet Parking Rates
    $10 – 0-2 hours
    $15 – 2+ Hours

    Contributions to MATCP are not tax deductible.  

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