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2019 Course: Drugs in America Today—What Every Judge Needs to Know

With opiate addiction at epidemic levels in both urban and rural America, the National Judicial College has crafted a new course that focuses on the neurology of addiction with an emphasis on heroin and painkillers. This course will provide an in-depth analysis of the science behind addiction and will offer practical solutions for judges to …

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Thinking for a Change Facilitator Training

The National Institute of Corrections (NIC) will offer six regional Thinking for a Change (T4C) training programs in FY 2019. This 44-hour training experience prepares participants to deliver the T4C program to incarcerated people. The course has been designed as a blended learning experience and the training includes three elements: six live online training events with instructors; independent study and practice assignments; …

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Twelfth Academic Health & Policy Conference on Correctional Health

The 12th Academic Health & Policy Conference on Correctional Health, led by the Academic Consortium on Criminal Justice Health, will provide a forum for researchers, clinicians, administrators, educators, policymakers, and grant funding leaders to network, share evidence, and learn about emerging research and relevant policy updates in the field of correctional health care. Correctional health …

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Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management International Conference

The 2019 Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management’s international conference, cohosted by the Johns Hopkins University – University Pompeu Fabra Public Policy Center, will feature more than 50 sessions aimed at examining the new and emerging global challenges that warrant pragmatic and evidence-informed policy responses. Conference policy areas will include: crime, violence, and justice; employment …

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American Jail Association 38th Annual Conference and Jail Expo

The American Jail Association (AJA) Annual Conference and Jail Expo is the only national event that focuses exclusively on local jails and detention facilities. The conference will offer an educational conference with networking opportunities, professional development, and access to emerging jail technologies and products. Topics will include issues related to mental health; bail reform; comprehensive reentry …

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2019 National Association of Counties Legislative Conference

The 2019 National Association of Counties Legislative Conference will bring together more than 1,500 elected and appointed county officials to focus on federal policy issues that impact counties and their residents. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage in second-to-none policy and educational sessions, interact with federal officials, and participate in congressional briefings and meetings. Date: …

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Second Annual Police, Treatment, and Community Collaborative Training Conference

The Police, Treatment, and Community Collaborative (PTACC) training and technical assistance conference is the second of two annual conferences devoted to the development and support of pre-arrest diversion (PAD) efforts across the United States, and the building of treatment and funding capacity to sustain them. The first year featured workforce development for more than 30 jurisdictions from …

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Forty-fourth Annual Forensic Mental Health Association of California Conference

The 44th annual conference of the Forensic Mental Health Association of California offers presentations pertaining to forensic mental health that are relevant to medical and mental health clinicians, law enforcement, the courts, parole and probation officers, and other professionals working with people who have mental illnesses involved in the criminal justice system. Topics will include substance addiction, using …

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Twenty-fifth Annual National Treatment Accountability for Safer Communities Conference

The 25th Annual National Treatment Accountability for Safer Communities (TASC) Conference will focus on drugs, crime, and reentry while bringing together hundreds of people from around the country to explore the latest advancements and issues in the treatment and recovery of people in the criminal justice system who have behavioral health needs. National TASC is a membership …

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Fourteenth-annual Conference on Crimes against Women

The goal of the 14th-Annual Conference on Crimes Against Women is to provide practical instruction using current information, the newest ideas, and most successful intervention strategies for professionals responsible for combating the many and varied forms of crimes against women. The conference is conducted for the sole purpose of providing training to  people employed by governmental …

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