Office of Problem Solving Courts - Events/Calendar


Event: Baltimore City Circuit Court Family Recovery Program Inc. Graduation
Date: Friday,  December 10, 2021, Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Please send your RSVP via e-mail to David Sifford at to receive the Zoom Graduation Invitation/evite with ID and password to be in attendance of the ceremony.

Event: 17th Annual Maryland Problem-Solving Court Symposium
Date:  Tuesday, December 14, 2021
Time: 9:00 am until 5:00 pm
Location:  Virtual Platform
Registration: To register on our interactive virtual conference platform, visit:
Contact Information: If you have any questions or need additional information, e-mail the Office of Problem-Solving Courts at
Comments: The symposium will offer a variety of webinars, including the latest trends and best practices for adult drug courts, DUI courts, family recovery courts, juvenile drug courts, mental health courts, re-entry courts, truancy courts, and veterans treatment courts.
What you can expect at the symposium:

  • Welcome from Court of Special Appeals Associate Judge Melanie M. Shaw Geter
  • Graduates Panel
  • Justice-Involved Women in Treatment Courts
  • Recovery-Oriented Language
  • Role of the Prosecutor and Defense Attorney in Treatment Courts
  • Trauma, Trauma Awareness, and Trauma-Informed Care
  • Truancy: Is this a Community or School Problem? Creating a Toolbox for ALL!
  • When Sanctions (and Incentives) Don’t Work: Responding Effectively to the Addiction-Driven Noncompliance
  • Working Wounded: Preventing and Managing Professional Burnout
  • Virtual exhibit area and Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) resource booths
  • And much more!

Event: Anne Arundel County District Court’s Drug/DUI Court Graduation Celebration
Date: Thursday, December 16, 2021, Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Anne Arundel County District Court, 251 Rowe Blvd, Annapolis, Maryland 21041 Courtroom# 5
Contact Information: RSVP via e-mail: Kara Martinez at by December 9th​​​​​​​
Comments: Lunch will be served at noon followed by the graduation ceremony. Masks are required and capacity may be limited if necessary to promote health and safety.