Mainstreaming Therapeutic Jurisprudence into the Traditional Courts: Suggestions for Judges and Practitioners

Phoenix Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 753, 2012

24 Pages Posted: 9 Jul 2012 Last revised: 4 Mar 2013

Michael D. Jones

Arizona Summit Law School

Date Written: June 1, 2012

Abstract

Therapeutic Jurisprudence (TJ) has moved from the problem-solving, specialty courts, into the traditional courts. Modern judges and practitioners use skills developed in the problem-solving courts in all areas of judging and practice. Particularly helpful are the TJ-influenced communication skills.

Keywords: therapeutic jurisprudence, TJ, procedural justice, comprehensive law, problem-solving court

JEL Classification: K10, K19, K49

Suggested Citation

Jones, Michael D., Mainstreaming Therapeutic Jurisprudence into the Traditional Courts: Suggestions for Judges and Practitioners (June 1, 2012). Phoenix Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 753, 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2102375

Michael D. Jones (Contact Author)

Arizona Summit Law School ( email )

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14th Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85004-4414
United States

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