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Effective Practices in Community Supervision Program, Virginia 

07-03-2018 12:32

Program Description

In Virginia, Byrne JAG funds support the continuation of the state's Juvenile Court Service Unit’s Effective Practices in Community Supervision (EPICS) program. EPICS utilizes an evidence-based model which trains probation and parole officers on the use of structured social and cognitive behavioral therapy during interactions with offenders in an effort to promote behavioral change.

Agency and Program Information

Additional Resources

(Program Webpage): Program Profile: Effective Practices in Community Supervision (National Institute of Justice, 2016) 


Keywords

Corrections; EBP; Behavioral Health; Training

#Prevention_and_Education
#Corrections_Community_Corrections_and_Reentry
#Juvenile_Delinquency_Prevention
#Virginia

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