Category: APPA

[Apply Now] American Probation and Parole Association Leadership Institute

The American Probation and Parole Association (APPA) is now accepting applications for its APPA Leadership Institute program for community corrections professionals, offering a 12 month multi-disciplinary curriculum that is a blend of on-site and distance learning. Participants will address competencies critical to successful development as leaders such as: systems thinking, self-assessment, managing internal and external political …

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Officer Wellness and Retention: Promising Practices from Community Supervision Administrators

In 2018, the American Probation and Parole Association (APPA) and the National Reentry Resource Center partnered to better understand challenges facing the community supervision workforce and identify ways to address them. APPA spoke with community supervision leaders from 15 states in interviews that focused on front-line staff recruitment, training, retention, and performance evaluation. This brief …

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Tribal Probation Academy Training

The Tribal Probation Academy (TPA), hosted by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and the American Probation and Parole Association, will offer training sessions that will take place over three separate weeks from October 15–19, November 12–16, and December 10–14. The TPA is designed to provide comprehensive training to entry-level justice system personnel who are affiliated with …

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