Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $251,072)
Hopi Reservation, AZ, is located in northeastern Arizona. The Hopi Tribal government serves a Hopi service population of 6,946 on trust lands. The Hopi Tribe will enhance the Hopi Youth Wellness Court, an intra-tribal collaboration among the tribal court, BIA/Hopi Law Enforcement, the high school and other tribal agencies. The project will target court involved youth between 14 and 17 years of age with early intervention into the Hopi Youth Wellness Court, a pre-adjudication or post-adjudication/sentencing diversion into a one to two year diversion program, judge supervised with an intensive outpatient treatment program. The outpatient treatment program will include individual treatments sessions and family counseling.