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COVID-19 and Juvenile Justice Twitter Chat

Be sure to join @NCCDtweets on Twitter Thursday, March 26, at 1 p.m. CT, for a chat with the National Juvenile Justice Network (@NJJNetwork) and the Coalition on Juvenile Justice (@4juvjustice) about the impact of COVID-19 on justice-involved youth and steps jurisdictions are taking to keep youth safe.

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Webinar: Pathways Girls Take to and Through the Juvenile Justice System

Dr. Erin Espinosa will conduct a webinar on Tuesday, April 14, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. (CDT). She will discuss her latest research on pathways to the juvenile justice system and how gender, mental health system involvement, and trauma affect those pathways. To join Dr. Espinosa, please register here.


Association for Criminal Justice Research Spring Conference

The Association for Criminal Justice Research (ACJR) – California will hold its semi-annual conference on the topic: “From Policy to Practice: Legislative Changes, Implementation, and Research” on April 2 and 3. Panels, presentations, and keynote addresses are geared toward individuals from across the spectrum of criminal justice professions. Keynote speakers include Jay Jordan, executive director…

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American Probation and Parole Association 2020 Winter Training Institute

NCCD staff Lynna McPhatter-Harris, Katie Meyer, and Charlene Taylor will present a session titled “Risk, Needs, Responsivity … and Now What? Exploring a Community Supervision Practice Model to Transform Probation and Parole” at this training and networking event for professionals working in the areas of community corrections, juvenile justice, and treatment. Learn more about the…

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Safe & Together Model North America Conference

Veronica Piper-Jefferson, MSW, a program associate for NCCD, will present a workshop titled “SDM Tools and Strengthening Assessments of Intimate Partner Violence” at this conference that focuses on child safety and well-being in the context of domestic violence. Her presentation will look at one of the most challenging aspects of domestic violence: assessing risk. Learn…


Webinar: Child Welfare – What Story Is Your Data Telling You?

Join NCCD Children’s Research Center and IBM Watson Health to learn how you can empower your child welfare staff to utilize data and analytics to efficiently and effectively modernize systems and services and meet quality reporting needs. Discover how you can improve data quality, recognize relationships within your data sets, and interact with data intuitively…


Association for Justice-Involved Females and Organizations

NCCD researcher Caroline Glesmann and senior researcher Erin Espinosa, PhD, will present a workshop titled Pathway to Desistance: Girls, Gangs, and Juvenile Justice System Involvement at this conference hosted by Georgia’s and Alabama’s departments of corrections. The Association for Justice-Involved Females and Organizations addresses issues for women and girls involved in the criminal justice system. Each…


APPAM Fall Research Conference

This multi-disciplinary research conference will include the policy areas of crime, justice, and drugs and family and child issues through panels, roundtables, and poster presentations. Learn more about this annual research conference hosted by the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management here.


Alliance for Strong Families and Communities National Conference

Speakers and workshops will help advance the social sector’s knowledge in areas like health and well-being and safety and resilience through practice, policy, and research. A national membership organization, the Alliance works to achieve a healthy and equitable society so children, adults, and families might achieve their full potential. Learn more about the conference here.

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2019 ISM Annual Conference

The American Public Human Services Association holds its annual conference on IT solutions for health and human services in late September. With keynote speakers, panel events, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities, the conference offers a full agenda of topics related to health and human services and supporting technologies. In a conference session on Sept. 24,…