On December 1, 2014, the Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS), Division Of Youth Corrections (DYC) awarded Chestnut Health Systems a six-month contract to train and certify 40 staff from 20 provider organizations in the Adolescent Community Response Approach (A-CRA) curriculum. The goal is to increase evidence-based marijuana treatment capacity. The initial contract term, valued at $180,520, began December 1, 2014 and runs through June 30, 2015. The contract may be renewed for four additional one-year periods. A-CRA is a developmentally-appropriate behavioral treatment for youth and young adults 12 to 24 years old . . .
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