Events

3rd Annual
UTAH CRIMINAL JUSTICE CONFERENCE


Hosted by the Utah Criminal Justice Center

This conference will bring together the best in people, policies, and practice with the goal of improving outcomes for those involved in the criminal and juvenile justice systems and enhancing safety in our communities.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Salt Lake City Marriott University Park
480 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City
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Keynote speaker Dr. Edward J. Latessa, as well as other researchers, clinicians, administrators, and field supervision agents, will present new research and developments in criminal justice and juvenile justice.

Conference topics include:

  • Interdisciplinary approaches to the opioid epidemic
  • Pay-for-Success as a contracting model for high-performing social programs
  • Intersection of homelessness and the criminal justice system
  • Mechanisms linking trauma and adolescent involvement in the juvenile justice system
  • Domestic violence fatalities
  • Disrupting the school to prison pipeline
  • Postsecondary educational opportunities inside prisons in America
  • Applying Risk-Need-Responsivity principles to practice

Conference Registration Fee: $200, breakfast & lunch included

6.25 NASW-endorsed CEUs

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Optional Pre-Conference Training

Motivational Interviewing Skills

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

University of Utah – College of Social Work
Room 155
395 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City
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Dr. Brad Lundahl will provide training on enhancing motivational interviewing skills.

Pre-Conference Training Registration Fee: $75

3.5 NASW-endorsed CEUs

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Optional Post-Conference Training            

Assessments and Case Planning

Thursday, October 18, 2018 
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

University of Utah – College of Social Work
Room 155
395 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City
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Dr. Ralph Fretz will provide training on applying Risk-Need-Responsivity principles to case planning.

Pre-Conference Training Registration Fee: $75

3.5 NASW-endorsed CEUs

Register Here

Last Updated: 9/4/18