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As a Screening and Treatment Enhancement Part (STEP) participant, you must follow the instructions given in court by the Judge and the rules and treatment plan given to you by your Case Manager and Primary Treatment Provider. A handbook, the "STEP Guidelines and Program Information for Participants Handbook", will be given to you that will explain what is expected of you. It will also provide general information about the STEP program.

 

This handbook is designed to:

  • Let you know what STEP is all about
  • Answer your questions
  • Address your concerns

 

Topics of discussion:

  • Welcome to STEP
  • What is STEP?
  • What’s in it for me?
  • STEP Rules
  • STEP Phase Description and Sanction
  • Schedule
  • Graduation
  • STEP Expectations
  • STEP Support Services
  • STEP Team
  • and Important Numbers

In the rest of this Handbook, you will find information on what you need to do and where you can turn for help. Remember - there are many people who make up the STEP Team, and they all want to see you succeed. If you take the help that is offered, you will discover many ways to make a better life for yourself.

 

 

Handbooks

STEP Guidelines and Program Information for Participants Handbook
ENGLISH

STEP Guidelines and Program Information for Participants Handbook

 

STEP Guidelines and Program Information for Participants Handbook
SPANISH

STEP Guidelines and Program Information for Participants Handbook

 

STEP Handbook Supplement
ENGLISH

STEP Handbook Supplement

 

Ask your Case Manager or Defense Attorney to explain to you anything in this handbook that you do not understand!