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2019 CIT International Conference

Hosted by Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) International, this annual conference provides an opportunity to learn how to develop or improve CIT programs and presents the latest research and best practices in CIT programs. It will include presentations from national speakers, a variety of workshops, and networking opportunities. There will also be two learning academies; one …

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National Association of Counties Annual Conference and Exposition

The National Association of Counties (NACo) Annual Conference and Exposition is the largest meeting of county elected and appointed officials from across the country. Participants from counties of all sizes come together to shape NACo’s federal policy agenda, share proven practices, and strengthen knowledge networks to help improve residents’ lives and the efficiency of county …

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[Register for Webinar] Protecting against Stress & Trauma: Research Lessons for Law Enforcement

Hosted by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) At this Research for the Real-World seminar, NIJ will bring together law enforcement practitioners and leading researchers in the field of stress to discuss the current research evidence and practical benefits of targeted stress-management interventions and how they can promote officer mental wellness. Participants can register to attend …

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Twenty-Second Global Youth Justice Training Conference

The 22nd Global Youth Justice Training will provide information about teen, peer, youth, student, court, and peer jury diversion programs. These programs are volunteer-driven youth and juvenile justice diversion programs that harness positive peer pressure in a peer judgment setting to help address antisocial, delinquent, and criminal behavior. There will be training sessions on topics including grant writing …

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Improving Outcomes for Justice Involved Vets with PTSD Panel Discussion

In collaboration with the Veterans History Project, the National Institute of Corrections will host a panel discussion in anticipation of PTSD Awareness month at the Library of Congress. The discussion aims to bring awareness to post-traumatic stress disorder for veterans who may be struggling to deal with their experiences from the military, particularly those who have …

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Coalition for Juvenile Justice National Conference

Each year, the Coalition for Juvenile Justice hosts a national conference uniquely focused on improving juvenile justice and delinquency prevention systems, services, practices, and policies. This year, the conference will focus on the latest research, developments, and challenges facing the field today. Specifically: how states and communities can serve as leaders in shaping a better juvenile …

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Forum on Criminal Justice: Moving Criminal Justice Forward through Research, Policy, and Practice

The International Community Corrections Association and the National Criminal Justice Association will host a conference that showcases programs, research, and policies aimed at helping justice practitioners, researchers, and decision makers move the criminal justice system forward through policy, practice, and research. For the first time, the 2019 forum will also host the annual Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) administrators meeting. RSAT administrators …

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National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges 82nd Annual Conference

The 82nd Annual Conference will feature presentations on current and cutting-edge topics meant to inspire, provoke, and precipitate discussions about issues facing the juvenile and family court system. Plenary sessions highlighted by topic-specific training tracks on family law, juvenile justice, child welfare and mental health, and family violence, as well as tracks featuring practical and innovative solutions …

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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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