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A New Direction

A Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment Curriculum

This multi-format, multi-module curriculum of client workbooks, facilitator guides, guidebooks, and videos will help the correction professional to deliver targeted treatment that enables an offender to recognize and overcome criminal and addictive thinking.

Who should attend

  • Criminal justice professionals who work with adults and juveniles
  • Criminal justice professionals from states that have recently passed legislation on treatment requirements for incarcerated populations

Participants will be able to

  • deliver targeted treatment that enables offenders to recognize and overcome criminal and addictive thinking patterns
  • meet offenders wherever they are in the continuum of treatment and recovery
  • address all critical aspects of an offender's life with components that can be used independently or sequentially
  • equip offenders with new coping skills, eliminating destructive behaviors


Frequently Asked Questions About A New Direction (PDF file)


Day One
  9:00  Registration
  9:30  Welcome and introductions
10:00  Goal of training
10:30  A core curriculum
10:45  Curriculum philosophy
11:45  Lunch
  1:00  Criminal and Addictive Thinking module
  2:30  Break
  2:45  Thinking Reports
  4:15  Discussion
  4:30  End of day

Day Two
  8:30  Review
  8:45  Drug and Alcohol Education module
10:15  Break
10:30  Drug and Alcohol Education module
12:00  Lunch
  1:00  Intake and Orientation module
  2:15  Break
  2:30  Socialization module
  3:45  Discussion
  4:00  End of day

Day Three
  8:30  Review
  8:45  Relapse Prevention module
10:15  Break
10:30  Relapse Prevention module
12:00  Lunch
  1:00  A New Direction guidebooks
  2:15  Break
  2:30  Release & Reintegration Preparation module
  3:45  Discussion
  4:00  End of training

Contracted trainings are available. For more information email or call 1-800-328-9000.