Reports and Analysis

Here you will find articles, research studies, statistics, and other valuable information on sobriety programs.

  1. Lancet Psychiatry released the second of a three part Rand Corporation study on the 24/7 sobriety program, “Can a criminal justice alcohol abstention program with swift, certain and modest sanctions (24/7 Sobriety) reduce population mortality?” A retrospective observational study by Nancy Nicosia, PhD, Beau Kilmer, PhD, and Paul Heaton, PhD.
  2. The American Public Health Association released a Rand Corporation Study on the 24/7 sobriety program, Efficacy of Frequent Monitoring with Swift, Certain, and Modest Sanctions for Violations: Insights from South Dakota’s 24/7 Sobriety Project by Beau Kilmer, PhD, Nancy Nicosia, PhD, Paul Heaton, PhD, and Greg Midgette MPP.
  3. South Dakota 24/7 Sobriety Program Evaluation Findings by Roland Loudenberg M.P.Hl, Gregg Drube, M.A., Gary Leonardson, Ph.D.,
  4. The South Dakota 24/7 Sobriety Project: A Summary Report (2010) by Judge General Larry Long, Stephen K. Talpins, Robert L. DuPont, MD
  5. Montana 24/7 Sobriety Pilot Program Fact Sheet (2010) Montana Department of Justice
  6. A New Paradigm for Long-Term Recovery. Substance Abuse, 32(1), 1-6. DuPont, R.L. & Humphreys, K. (2011).
  7. Swift, Certain, and Fair Punishment – 24/7 Sobriety and Hope: Creative Approaches to Alcohol and Illicit Drug-Using Offenders. Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 105, 2015, Paul J. Larkin, Jr.