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National Association of Drug Court Professionals Annual Conference

Event Dates
Houston, TX

George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, TX

The annual Rise conference convenes public health and public safety leaders who are working to expand treatment for those with substance use and mental health disorders who become involved in the justice system. 

Who attends Rise? 

  • Substance use treatment providers
  • Mental health treatment providers
  • Medical professional 
  • Clinicians 
  • Judges
  • Prosecutors
  • Defense attorneys
  • Case managers
  • Law enforcement officers
  • Probation/parole officers
  • Corrections officials
  • Child developmental services professionals 
  • Court-appointed special advocates 
  • Guardians ad litem
  • School/education professionals
  • Peer support specialists
  • Peer mentors
  • Recovery coaches
  • Social workers
  • Veteran Justice Outreach Specialists
  • Veteran mentor coordinators
  • Volunteer veteran mentors 
  • State Departments of Veterans Affairs 

Date Created: January 24, 2023