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Apr 05, 2013

Cotton Walker Participates in Panel at Missouri Association of Drug Court Professionals Annual Conference

Virtual World Counseling is a persistent, computer based, simulated 3-D environment in which real people, using avatars, are able to interact in meaningful ways with each other and the virtual environment.  Judge Cotton Walker, has worked with Preferred Family Healthcare to develop a first of its kind DWI Portal program for first time Driving While Intoxicated offenders using this cutting edge technology.

Judge Walker joined other judges and drug court administrators to describe their experiences with Virtual World counseling and its translation as a tool in sentencing alternatives and education for DWI offenders.