There are lots of upcoming seminars and webinars:
On February 21, 2014, 3-4 p.m. EST, Children’s Law Center, Inc. is hosting Spotlight on Youth: Strengthening Parent-Child Relationships of Young, Incarcerated Fathers. To listen to the show, go here five minutes before the show. Guests include: Rachel Barr, PhD, Georgetown University, Bryan T. Forrest and Francois Smith, Cuyahoga Hills Juvenile Correctional Facility, and Benjamin Richeda, Youth Law Center. See these resources fro an overview of the issues: The Baby Elmo Program: Improving Teen Father-Child Interactions within Juvenile Justice Facilities, Baby Elmo Program: Teen Dads at Cuyahoga Hills Juvenile Correctional Facility Learn Parenting Skills, Developing an Effective Intervention for Incarcerated Teen Fathers: The Baby Elmo Program, and Delivering Services to Incarcerated Teen Fathers: A Pilot Intervention to Increase the Quality of Father-Infant Interactions During Visitation. To access past episodes, go here.
On February 26, 2014 at 2-3:30 p.m. EST, the National Center for Youth in Custody will host a Webinar: Reducing the Risk of Suicide with Vulnerable Populations. Register here.
April 10-12, 2014, there will be a Conference on the Future of the Adversarial Systems: Juvenile Criminal Justice and Human Rights: Comparative and International Perspectives, sponsored by the University of North Carolina Center for European Studies. To arrange for teleconferencing, contact Prof. Michael Corrado at Corrado(at)unc(dot)edu or Prof. Tamar Birckhead at birckhead(at)unc(dot)edu.
May 1-3, 2014, the American Psychological Association and the American Bar Association will be hosting Confronting Family and Community Violence: The Intersection of Law and Psychology in Washington, D.C. The keynote speaker will be U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. Early-bird registration ends on March 31, 2014.