Thursday, March 30, 2023
The registration period has closed for this event.
1:00 PM-4:00 PM EST
This presentation will include, but is not limited to, Juvenile Justice. Topics include the history of Juvenile Justice and exploitation of juveniles, laws and policies for protecting and addressing juvenile incarceration, cradle to prison pipeline, and Kentucky Senate Bill 200. There will be discussion on community resources and services in surrounding areas, and how to utilize laws and bills to address restorative justice and diversion programs. Content is appropriate for mental health professionals of all levels, including, but not limited to, MFTs, Social Workers, and psychologists, and includes the professional application of theories and techniques in the delivery of services to individuals, couples, families, and beyond.
Social workers support, assist, and advocate on behalf of families, juveniles and courts affected by the juvenile justice system. Many of these social work roles focus on intervening before incarceration occurs, supporting parents, caregivers, educating young people and influencing other social agencies on the juvenile justice system.
After this workshop, participants will
CEU : Hours - 3
**Additional 15% off for Kent staff, faculty, students, alumni, and practicum supervisors
Kentucky Board of Social Work
Kentucky Board of Licensure for Marriage and Family Therapists
Live stream via Zoom
The Center for Family and Community Well-Being (CFCWB) advances the well-being of vulnerable populations through the development and dissemination of evidence based practices, technology driven innovations, and research to address complex social problems such as violence and trauma, racism, poverty, injustice, and disparities in health and mental health. The Center seeks to accomplish this mission through three primary domains of activity: 1) Research and Program Evaluation; 2) Training and Professional Development; and 3) Product Development. The Center offers a unique hub for the translation of research into practice and partnership into synergy.
For more information, visit louisville.edu/cfcwb