Category Archives: Resources

Rural Health Research Gateway

For those who are interested in the disparity of access to services between urban centers and rural communities, the Rural Health Research Gateway provides access to research and webinars on a wide variety of topics, including substance abuse, children, mental … Continue reading

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USC Adolescent Trauma Training Center

The University of Southern California Adolescent Trauma Training Center is a designated Treatment and Service Adaptation Center of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network.    The Center’s focus is “the evaluation and treatment of complex trauma effects — including substance … Continue reading

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Juvenile Delinquency Manuals for Defense Attorneys

The American Bar Association has recently published the 2014 edition of the Trial Manual for Defense Attorneys in Juvenile Delinquency Cases.  The Manual “deals exclusively with the tasks, skills, rules of law, and issues of strategic judgment involved in representing … Continue reading

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Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention July 2014 Meeting

The Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention will meet on July 28, 2014, from 1o:00 am – 12:00 pm ET.  The Council coordinates federal programs related to juvenile delinquency prevention and missing and exploited children.  At the next … Continue reading

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OJJDP Online University

“The OJJDP Online University [U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention] connects the juvenile justice and delinquency prevention community with training events, materials, and resources created by OJJDP’s training and technical assistance (TTA) providers, partners, and other federal … Continue reading

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Sometimes You Need to Take a Moment

Working in the juvenile justice arena can be very stressful no matter what the role, and sometimes you need to take a moment to ward off compassion fatigue or secondary trauma.  One possible strategy is to take an online class through … Continue reading

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MCCOY 2014 Youth Activity Directory

MCCOY (Marion County Commission on Youth) has published the 2014 Youth Activity Directory, which details numerous activities for children and their families in central Indiana.  Directories such as this would be so helpful throughout Indiana for DCS, probation officers, schools, … Continue reading

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