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Drug Treatment and Testing Order (DTTO)


Local Authority area:


Primary Courts of relevance:

Falkirk Sheriff Court

All information provided by:

Falkirk Community Justice Partnership

Falkirk Community Justice Information

Published: 15 November 2022

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Drug Treatment and Testing Order (DTTO)

Interventions suitable for

Males and females aged 16+

Programme title and provider

Drug Treatment and Testing Order (DTTO)

Details of all Specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

Justice Services provide Drug Treatment and Testing Orders to those assessed as suitable. Clinical interventions are provided by Addictions Nurses who administer a range of treatments and social workers who provide interventions to address offending behaviour.

Possible Outcomes

Support to address significant substance issues with an aim to reducing use and transferring to universal provision at an appropriate stage.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Assessment for suitability is carried out by Justice Service social workers via a Criminal Justice Social Work Report.