Erie County Drug Court MISSION-CJ Initiative

This initiative is making urgently needed upgrades by fully adopting the MISSION-CJ evidence based practice (Maintaining Independence and Sobriety through Systems Integration, Outreach, and Networking for Criminal Justice settings: MISSION-CJ), and by fully integrating behavioral and medical treatment with new policies and procedures in drug courts.


Bonnie Vest, PhD (Principal Investigator); Linda Kahn, PhD (Lead Evaluator)

Funding Agency

Erie County Department of Mental Health (SAMHSA)

Funding Dates

9/30/2016 - 9/29/2019