Judge Jeri Beth Cohen: Do the Job Right: Make a Difference
Part 1: In this part, she tells about her career path as an activist and rise to the bench. She stated a DUI court in 1992 when alcohol wasn't viewed as a drug and the system didn't support a therapeutic approach to drinking and driving. In this segment, Judge Cohen also talks about holistic approaches, recognition of co-occurring disorders, gender issues, etc.
Judge Cohen talks about courts that break the cycles and bring hope to those in the system, including reunifying parents with children and addressing the cycle of teen pregnancy in foster care.