Back to top

Evidence-based best practice guideline

Evidence-Based Practices Implementation for Capacity (EPIC)

This is a great article regarding the statewide implementation of evidence-based correctional practice. 

Nevada Pretrial Risk Assessment Instrument (NPR) Documents

This collection of documents explains how the Nevada Pretrial Risk Assessment (NPR) was developed.

Legislating Evidence-Based Policymaking

This article explains how various states have used evidence-based practices (EBPs) in their policymaking.

A Practical Approach to Evidence-Based Juvenile Justice Systems

This article presents a practical approach that juvenile justice systems can take in achieving evidence-based programming that reduces recidivism.

Understanding, Promoting, and Sustaining the Use of Research and Evidence-Based Practices by State Administering Agencies

These toolkits comprise a series on promoting the use of evidence-based practices in State Administering Agencies (SAAs).

A Toolkit for Applying the Cultural Enhancement Model To Evidence-Based Practice

This paper explains how to overcome barriers with EBP dissemination and program retention using the Cultural Enhancement Model.

CJ-TRAK Knowledge Translation Tool Suite

This website is provides several decision-support tools designed to facilitate knowledge translation for justice-involved youth.

Issues in Defining and Applying Evidence-Based Practices Criteria for Treatment of Criminal-Justice Involved Clients

This article provides a general overview of EBP, particularly as it applies to drug treatment and other interventions for offenders.

Women's Risk Factors and New Treatments/Interventions for Addressing Them: Evidence-Based Interventions in the United States and Canada

This paper describes assessments of female offenders used by correctional agencies and the programs and resources provided by these agencies to meet female offenders' needs.

What's the Evidence for Evidence-Based Practice?

This article explains why one must be cautious with implementing an evidence-based program. 


Subscribe to Evidence-based best practice guideline