The National Drug Court Institute (NDCI) is a Professional Services Branch of NADCP. Since commencing operation in 1998, NDCI has emerged as the preeminent source of research-driven training and technical assistance for Drug Court and Problem Solving Court professionals.

Education – Developed in conjunction with leading researchers and experienced Drug Court practitioners. NDCI seeks to improve Drug Court operations through a tiered training series.

Research – NDCI supports investigative projects aimed at the development of more effective Drug Court and Problem Solving Court policies and procedures.

Publications – NDCI disseminates important Drug Court specific publications aimed at improving court operations.

NDCI is supported by the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy; U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs through the Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention, and the National Institute of Justice; U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration through the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment; and the State Justice Institute.