Message from the President

The Illinois Association of Problem-Solving Courts is proud to announce Board Member Hugh Brady has been nominated for a NAMI national award. You can read the full announcement here.

The Illinois Association of Problem-Solving Courts is excited to announce the return to our in-person conference at the Bloomington-Normal Marriott October 19-21, 2022! Registration for the conference as well as hotel room blocks is open! The cost for registration this year will be $295 per person.

The conference program is finalized and may be viewed at Please use this program to help you decide which breakout sessions you want to register for. We hope to see you all in Bloomington in October!


Janet Holmgren, President
Illinois Association of Problem-Solving Courts

Illinois Problem Solving Court Standards & Certification Process

The Illinois Problem-Solving Court Standards and Certification and Application process were approved by the Supreme Court in November, 2015. All Problem-Solving Courts (adult courts as labeled in the Standards) have to be certified by the Supreme Court. Any new Problem-Solving Court must be certified prior to starting.

For updated PSC Standards and Forms, please click here.

Want to know more about problem-solving courts?

The Officers and Members of the Board of Directors of ILAPSC represent counties from throughout the State of Illinois. They serve in a variety of positions in their respective Courts including members of the judiciary, attorneys, probation officers, substance abuse and mental health professionals and members of other agencies and associations including NAMI and TASC.

Perhaps you would benefit from visiting one of several of our problem-solving courts throughout Illinois. We would be more than happy to help. Contact ILAPSC for assistance in planning or implementing your problem-solving court.