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SESSION 5: Association of Paroling Authorities International (APAI) Speaker Series

Topics Covered:

  • WHY PAROLING AUTHORITIES SHOULD INTEGRATE RNR AND DESISTANCE: THE IMPORTANCE OF ASSESSING PROTECTIVE FACTORS: This session will first reflect current theory regarding RNR and crime desistance to demonstrate why both are important in providing a more holistic understanding of offenders when making parole decisions and informing conditions for community supervision. Next, a large US dataset (n~19,000) will be utilized to provide empirical support for the importance of stable and acute dynamic risks and protective factors in understanding parole suitability. Finally, dynamic risk re-assessment will be discussed to demonstrate its importance in risk management for individuals on community supervision.

Who Should Attend:

  • Community Corrections
  • Community Corrections
  • Parole and Releasing Authority Chairs, Members, and Staff
  • Key Staff Professionals in Institutional Parole Agencies
  • Parole Analysts and Hearing Examiners
  • Probation and Hearing Officers
  • Community Corrections Leadership
  • Federal, State, and Local Judges
  • Criminal Justice Professionals with Job Focus in Parole and Release

Date/Time:

Nov 16, 2020 (03:00 pm) - (04:30 pm)

Registration Deadline:

Mar 09, 2021

Price:

See Description


THIS IS REGISTRATION FOR THE WHY PAROLING AUTHORITIES SHOULD INTEGRATE RNR AND DESISTANCE SESSION ONLY

Registration fee waived for members. Link to meeting will be sent out prior to each session. The Association will conduct audits of membership lists for those who are registered. If you are not a member, you will be asked to pay $15 per session or join as an individual member ($65) to view all five at no additional cost.


For more information, contact:
Ashley Koonce, Project Coordinator
Correctional Management Institute of Texas
George J. Beto Criminal Justice Building
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2296
Fax: (936) 294-1671
Phone: (936) 294-1706
koonce@shsu.edu

Cancellation Policy:
If paid, full refunds will be given to those who cancel in writing more than ten (10) working days prior to the training. A refund of 70% of the fees paid will be authorized when a written request for cancellation and refund of conference or program fees is submitted less than ten (10) working days prior to the scheduled start of the program. If unpaid, those who cancel in writing more than ten (10) working days prior to the training will have all fees waived. When a written request for cancellation is submitted less than ten (10) working days prior to the scheduled start of the program, the participant will be responsible for 30% of the conference rate at the time they registered. The Correctional Management Institute of Texas reserves the right to retain or collect fees in full for those who fail to cancel in writing prior to the training or for those who fail to attend. Substitutions are permitted at anytime.

* Unless otherwise noted, hotel arrangements are the responsibility of the participant.

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