Calendar



May 2015

When: May 28 - 29
Where: Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, OR, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

NCVLI’s annual Crime Victim Law Conference, now in its 14th year, continues to be the only national conference focusing on rights enforcement in criminal cases, which is a critical but often overlooked component of holistic victim services. The Conference provides participants with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to provide effective legal services to victims of crime. The Conference...

When: May 28 - 29
Where: Rapid City, SD, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

​The Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA) Regional Trainings will  offer sessions on advanced topics to enhance  SORNA substantial implementation efforts, and how to, further develop and sustain Tribal programs and multi-jurisdictional relationships.  These regional trainings will also provide facilitated panel discussions regarding local jurisdictions’ programs...

When: May 28, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Under the Affordable Care Act, the number of people eligible for Medicaid benefits has increased, including for people under probation and parole supervision. More probation and parole departments, as a result, have been delivering Medicaid-related services and billing for reimbursement. This webinar will provide an overview of Medicaid Administrative Claiming (MAC) and Targeted Case Management...

When: May 28, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This webinar focuses on developing youth council goals and measurable objectives. Presenters will explore how to set goals and objectives using “S.M.A.R.T.” criteria.  This is the fourth webinar in the "How to Build an Effective Youth Council" series. Learning Objectives:   - Provide a framework that helps individuals, youth groups or councils develop goals and...

June 2015

When: Jun 1 - 3
Where: Marriott Harbor Beach Resort and Spa, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The National Association of Community and Restorative Justice (NACRJ) employs principles of social and restorative justice seeking transformation in the ways justice questions are addressed. It promotes effective forms of justice that are equitable, sustainable and socially constructive.  NACRJ...

When: Jun 1 - 3
Where: The Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, SC, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Visit the NASADAD website for more information about this event.

When: Jun 1, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Racial impact statements help to determine if legislation will differentially impact racial and ethnic groups and/or will benefit the juvenile justice system. Racial Impact Assessments and Statements have helped several states address policies that relate to the disproportionate minority contact core requirement of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA). During this...

When: Jun 1, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This webinar series, funded by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering and Tracking (SMART), is designed to provide policymakers and practitioners with trustworthy, up-to-date information they can use to identify and implement what works to combat sexual offending and prevent sexual victimization. The webinars are based on reviews...

When: Jun 3 - 5
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Major Cities Chiefs Association meets three times a year. Chiefs may bring staff members to attend thee meetings. Law enforcement staff members are allowed in all meeting segments with the exception of Executive Sessions. Official representatives of governmental agencies are normally invited to attend all sessions with the exception of the Executive Sessions.  ​

When: Jun 3, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The mission of the Orleans Public Defenders Office is to provide each eligible client with client-centered legal representation of the highest quality – zealous, conscientious, caring, professional, ethical and skilled – whether in criminal, juvenile or municipal/traffic court. This presentation will discuss the formation of the Client Services Division at OPD and its integration into public defence...

When: Jun 3, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Partnerships are critical on all levels, from program development to funding to public awareness.  Collaboration requires forming strategic alliances with more than just “the usual suspects.”  Housing First (HF) and Continuum of Care (COC) are models that demonstrate effective partnerships and service philosophies when applied to serving people experiencing homelessness and substance use...

When: Jun 4, 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Nearly three million children under the age of 18 have a parent in jail or prison, and millions more have experienced their parents being arrested. Due to their parent’s criminal justice involvement, a growing body of research indicates that these children often experience trauma, family disruption, and the loss of their primary caregiver, which can lead to financial hardship, residential instability,...

When: Jun 6 - 24
Where: Ohio State University Criminal Justice Research Center, Colubmus, OH, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Faculty pursuing tenure and career success in research-intensive institutions, academics transitioning from teaching to research institutions, and faculty members carrying out research in teaching contexts will be interested in this Summer Research Institute. Funded by the National Science Foundation, the institute is designed to promote successful research projects and careers...

When: Jun 8, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The National District Attorneys Association (NDAA) will be hosting a series of webinars on important drug trends and local best practices to its members. The first webinar, “The Opioid Epidemic—Facts, Trends and Prosecutor-Led Community Response”, will be held on June 8, 2015, from 1PM to 2PM EST. The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy will be participating to share the...

When: Jun 10 - 13
Where: Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

NACo’s 80th Annual Conference and Exposition provides an opportunity for all county leaders and staff to learn, network and guide the direction of the association. The Annual Conference, held each July, is hosted by a NACo member county.  This year, the conference will be held in Mecklenburg County, (Charlotte) North...

When: Jun 10 - 13
Where: Washington, DC, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The 2015 CJJ Annual Conference, "At the Forefront: Emerging Challenges and Solutions to Reforming Juvenile Justice," will focus on the latest research, developments, and challenges facing our field today. Specifically:  What are the key emerging issues facing the field today? How can practitioners and stakeholders use the new research and other...

When: Jun 11, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Join us for the next webinar in the Stepping Up series to learn about key strategies for screening and assessing for mental illnesses in jail and methods for collecting and reviewing prevalence numbers to set baselines for tracking the numbers of people with mental illnesses in your jail. On this webinar, national and county behavioral health and criminal justice experts and practitioners will...

When: Jun 17 - 18
Where: Petoskey, MI, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

​The Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA) Regional Trainings will  offer sessions on advanced topics to enhance  SORNA substantial implementation efforts, and how to, further develop and sustain Tribal programs and multi-jurisdictional relationships.  These regional trainings will also provide facilitated panel discussions regarding local jurisdictions’ programs...

When: Jun 17, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This webinar will look more closely at effective approaches and peer practices used to address homelessness and housing within recovery community centers and consumer operated services.  This will include models that address the specific needs of diverse populations including justice-involved, veterans, youth, women with children, individuals with co-occurring mental health disorders, and the...

When: Jun 18 - 19
Where: Gary, IN, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The "Crime Analysis for Chief Executives" two-day workshop seeks to assist top commanders in identifying how to support actionable analysis within their own departments and use that analysis to drive operations. Workshop attendees are provided with the very comprehensive guidebook on"Building a Model Crime Analysis Capacity: 40 Steps for Law Enforcement Professionals." The instructors guide the...

When: Jun 22 - 26
Where: National University of Ireland, Maynooth, IE
Community: C2J Open Forum

This annual International Human Rights Network (IHRN) training programme aims at enhancing the skills of justice sector personnel, consultants, managers etc, in applying Human Rights Based Approaches to Justice Sector Reform. The programme is designed for people working in the justice sector (with state or non-state institutions) or undertaking Rule of law/Governance assignments...

When: Jun 22, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This webinar series, funded by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering and Tracking (SMART), is designed to provide policymakers and practitioners with trustworthy, up-to-date information they can use to identify and implement what works to combat sexual offending and prevent sexual victimization. The webinars are based on reviews...

When: Jun 24, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Exposure to traumatic stress, violence, and events is equally prevalent in rural communities as in urban areas.  Child abuse, exposure to violence including school violence, bullying, physical assault, and natural disasters can contribute to unhealthy school environments and lead to traumatic stress and post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD) that adversely impact learning and educational outcomes...

When: Jun 26 - Jul 1
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Theprimary goal at the National Sheriffs' Association is to preserve and protect the Office of Sheriff, so that the Sheriffs of this country can provide quality service to their constituents.The NSA achieves that goal by being a voice for the Sheriffs of this nation, and by providing resources to Sheriffs all over the country. The 2015 National Sheriff's Association Annual Conference and...

July 2015

When: Jul 1, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The peer workforce has been supporting individuals and families experiencing homelessness for many year, often with limited training on best practices.  This webinar will explore challenges encountered by peer support providers, solutions to the challenges, and effective outreach and engagement strategies used by peer support providers and recovery community centers. Knowledge, skills and competencies...

When: Jul 6 - 24
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Faculty pursuing tenure and career success in research-intensive institutions, academics transitioning from teaching to research institutions, and faculty members carrying out research in teaching contexts will be interested in this Summer Research Institute. Funded by the National Science Foundation, the institute is designed to promote successful research projects and careers...

When: Jul 8, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Issues of discrimination and prejudice against people in need of treatment, people in recovery and the homeless population are barriers which require a clear, concise and coordinated advocacy approach.  Key messages used in effective public awareness campaigns to eliminate negative public perceptions of addiction and homelessness will be identified. Presenter: Lori Criss, MSW, LSW,...

When: Jul 10 - 11
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The exclusive 2015 Institutes will raise the level of management and leadership expertise of physicians, nurses, other clinicians and health administrators working in the correctional environment. Meet the field's current and future leaders, share insights and solutions, and learn about the newest innovations in correctional health care.  This program is supported by the Academy of...

When: Jul 12 - 15
Where: Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites, Los Angeles, CA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

APPA conducts the largest national training institute for community corrections offering workshops, special sessions, resource expo, and networking opportunities tailored to your needs. When you attend an APPA Training Institute, you will be exposed to discussions on the latest theories and examine the newest technologies as you connect to your peers in enjoyable networking opportunities.Visit the...

When: Jul 12 - 13
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Join hundreds of forward-thinking correctional mental health professionals for a two-day exchange of thought leadership and inspiration. Learn about best practices, emerging legal issues and practical approaches to care delivery — and get actionable insights, techniques and the tools you need to improve care in your facility.  This program is supported by the Academy of Correctional...

When: Jul 14 - 16
Where: Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites, Los Angeles, CA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The American Probation and Parole Association and the International Community Corrections Association are excited to invite you to join us for the 2nd World Congress on Community Corrections. Along with many sponsoring organizations, we look forward to offering you an outstanding selection of speakers and time to network, engage, learn, share, and build relationships across the continents. Please...

When: Jul 26 - 29
Where: JW Marriott Austin, Austin, TX, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This event will cover a wide range of juvenile and family law topics including child abuse and neglect, trauma, custody and visitation, judicial leadership, juvenile justice, sex trafficking of minors, family violence, drug courts, psychotropic medications, children testifying in court, detention alternatives, substance abuse, and the adolescent brain.

When: Jul 30 - Aug 1
Where: InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The IJIS Institute's Mid-year Briefing is a must-attend conference focused on technology and information sharing and safeguarding standards. Join us July 30-August 1, 2015, for the IJIS Institute Mid-year Briefing at the Intercontinental Buckhead Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia, to connect with technology executives and leaders from industry and government at this unique event and engage in...

August 2015

When: Aug 2 - 5
Where: InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta, Atlanta , GA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Sponsored by the National Criminal Justice Association (NCJA), the Justice Research and Statistics Association (JRSA) and the IJIS Institute (IJIS), the National Forum showcases programs, research and technologies that help justice practitioners and decision makers in states, local communities...

When: Aug 2 - 5
Where: Chattanooga Marriott Downtown & Convention Center, Chattanooga, TN, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This year’s conference is hosted by the Hamilton County Juvenile Court and takes place in Chattanooga, TN at The Chattanooga Marriott Downtown & Convention Center from August 2-5, 2015.

When: Aug 14 - 16
Where: Indianapolis, IN, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

CJCA’s Summer Business Meeting is one of three national meetings convened annually as part of CJCA’s mission to promote and facilitate leadership development and the exchange of knowledge and philosophies at the top administrative levels of juvenile justice and juvenile corrections.  The Summer Business Meeting convenes leaders from each state and several large counties to...

When: Aug 14 - 19
Where: Indianapolis, IN, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

ACA's annual Congress of Correction and Winter Conference are the two of the most attended corrections events in the industry. ACA's conventions provide attendees and exhibitors with an opportunity to personally interact with thousands of corrections professionals.   At each conference, there are hundreds of workshops, meetings and events, that allow attendees to educate themselves and...

When: Aug 16 - 19
Where: InterContinental, Dallas, TX, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Choose from over 100 workshops and plenary sessions for new, intermediate, and advanced victim advocates. Educational topics include: counseling & advocacy; restorative justice; program management; identity theft/cyber crimes; spiritual and mental health services; homicide issues; domestic violence and sexual assault; victims in the military; special concerns for children, the elderly, and victims...

When: Aug 17 - 18
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy joins forces this year with the Police Foundation for our annual symposium on August 17-18, 2015. Topics and research findings will be presented on (agenda to be posted soon):     Policing and minority communities     Police technologies, with an emphasis on body worn cameras     School safety,...

When: Aug 17 - 20
Where: Aurora, CO, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The National Institute of Corrections continues to recognize the value of orientation for new probation and parole executives. This 40-hour blended learning course focuses on presenting core competencies and their related skills and behaviors to assist new chief executives with both the immediate knowledge and the long-term skills needed in the areas of leadership, personnel, strategic planning,...

When: Aug 24 - 27
Where: National Institute of Corrections Training Center, Aurora, CO, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This 32-hour training program teaches the importance of in-depth planning before starting facility design; it does not teach participants how to design a correctional facility. The course teaches concepts through case studies, allowing participants to get "hands-on" experience in planning methods. The course focuses on the critical elements of planning a new facility, including collecting and using...

When: Aug 25 - 27
Where: Hyatt Regency Monterey, Monterey, CA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The top leaders in child welfare, juvenile justice and family law are coming...

When: Aug 26, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Innovations in health information technology (HIT) and communications are transforming mental health care in America and bringing exciting opportunities that benefit rural communities.  SAMHSA has developed new resources that will encourage the public and private sectors to invest in information technology while adequately safeguarding consumers.  This webinar will focus on HIT innovations...

September 2015

When: Sep 16, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The National Baseline Study (NBS) on Violence Against Indian Women (VAIW) is part of the National Institute of Justice’s (NIJ) Program of Research Examining Violence Against American Indian (AI) and Alaska Native (AN) women living in Indian communities and Alaskan villages. This webinar will look at the goals, tasks, methodologies and benefits of this study.

When: Sep 21 - 24
Where: NIC Training Center, Aurora, CO, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The position of warden is one of the most daunting, yet rewarding, opportunities a corrections professional can achieve. Yet, the internal and external expectations and accountability that accompany this position can affect a warden’s leadership ability and management of facility operations. These challenges require the development of new skills and knowledge. This 36 hour program helps...

October 2015

When: Oct 23 - 24
Where: Chicago, IL, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Major Cities Chiefs Association meets three times a year. Chiefs may bring staff members to attend thee meetings. Law enforcement staff members are allowed in all meeting segments with the exception of Executive Sessions. Official representatives of governmental agencies are normally invited to attend all sessions with the exception of the Executive Sessions. 

When: Oct 24 - 27
Where: Chicago, IL, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Join us in Chicago on October 24-27, 2015, for the 122nd Annual Conference and Expo Every year, the IACP Annual Conference & Expo supplies you and your department with powerful advantages, bringing together an unmatched educational program, renowned keynote speakers, community-building special events and the largest collection...

November 2015

When: Nov 8 - 10
Where: Westin Bonventure Hotel, Los Angeles, CA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The American Probation and Parole Association and the International Community Corrections Association are excited to invite you to join us for the Second World Congress on Community Corrections. Along with many sponsoring organizations, we look forward to offering you an outstanding...

When: Nov 17 - 19
Where: Seattle, WA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The National Prevention Network conference will be held November 17-19, 2015 at the Sheraton Seattle, 1400 Sixth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98101. The conference is 2.5 days, complete with keynotes, breakouts, networking opportunities and a reception. The conference will cover hot topics in the substance abuse prevention fields that include: Alcohol, Marijuana, Opioids and Prescription Drug Abuse,...

December 2015

When: Dec 12, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (CT)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This presentation will discuss recent positive trends on diverse and controversial child welfare topics such as teen sexual behavior, mental health, crime, family conflict, missing children, drug and alcohol usage, and bullying and child abuse. It will explore factors that have been proposed as important explanations for some of the improvements, and distinguish those that are most plausible. It...