Court Improvement Project Events

Court Improvement Project Events

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Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events
February 2018
Monday, February 26, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Location: Legislative Chamber, Douglas County Civic Center A basic concept of Unified Family Courts is that a family justice system must aim to improve the lives of the families and children involved by addressing legal issues in family law cases, such as divorce, custody, child support, domestic...Read more
February 2018
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
The Purpose of Juvvenile Detention and Alternatives Please join the Court Improvement Project, along with Honorable Peter W. Hochuli, Associate Presiding Judge, Arizona Juvenile Bench, who will be presenting this webinar and discussion regarding alternatives to detention for court-involved youth...Read more
February 2018
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
A fantastic opportunity for judges to listen to a group of national experts. This session is good for 5.0 JBE credits. Please let us know if you plan to attend, they would like to acknowledge everyone joining the webcast, then submit a Request for Credit Approval through our online system if you...Read more
March 2018
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
The Purpose of Juvenile Detention and Alternatives Please join the Court Improvement Project, along with Honorable Peter W. Hochuli, Associate Presiding Judge, Arizona Juvenile Bench, who will be presenting this webinar and discussion regarding alternatives to detention for court-involved youth...Read more
May 2018
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, May 4, 2018 - 4:00am
What: 2018 Nebraska Juvenile Justice Association Annual Conference Where: Younes Conference Center Kearney, NE When: May 2 – 4, 2018 Who: All stakeholders involved in juvenile justice in the state of Nebraska are invited and encouraged to attend. 2018 NJJA Keynote Speakers Jerry Tello – Wednesday...Read more
June 2018
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 9:00am to Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 4:00pm
Save the Date : June 26-27, 2018 Younes Conference Center 416 Talmadge St.— Kearney, NE Statewide conference for multidisciplinary professionals to connect on issues to improve the outcomes of young children. Registration opens Spring 2018. Click here for more infotmation or to register .Read more
Past Events
Past Events
May 2017
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Grief and Loss in Foster Care: Implementation of the 3-5-7 Model™ Join us for the three-part webinar series , Supporting Youth in the Child Welfare System: Implementation Lessons from the DREAMR Project, which will highlight collaborative partnerships, youth engagement and skill-building, and...Read more
July 2017
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
View the webinar on YouTube Below please find Resources for the webinar: DHHS Panels Fast Facts iScreen OFD iScreen OFD Sellsheet Lab Reference Guide PowerPoint Presentation Statistical Summary by Judge Urine and Oral Fluid Comparison The Court Improvement Project is hosting a webinar with experts...Read more
July 2017
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 8:30am
Presented by: David Adams, Ed.D., Emerge (download pdf flier) Registration begins at 8:30 am Training from 9:00 am -3:30 pm Approved for 5.0 hours of CLE – Activity # 265529 Rocklin Center Western Iowa Tech Community College Campus 4647 Stone Avenue Sioux City, IA Registration: Email Samantha...Read more
July 2017
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 11:30am to 2:30pm
ENCOURAGING NEW CONNECTIONS BETWEEN FOSTER YOUTH AND THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM. About the Event Many people are involved in the foster care system, and it can be scary and confusing for children. Kids and Judges day aims to help children understand the roles of professionals in their lives. Kids will be...Read more
August 2017
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
Presented by: Carolyn Fiscus Who should attend: Any individuals who serve the Native American population such as: judges, child advocates, domestic violence advocates, case managers, foster parents, police officers, lawyers, guardian ad litems. EVERYONE is welcome! What you will learn: An overview...Read more
August 2017
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
This training will be held in Scottsbluff, NE To register for the training, click here .Read more
August 2017
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Presented by: Carolyn Fiscus Who should attend: Any individuals who serve the Native American population such as: judges, child advocates, domestic violence advocates, case managers, foster parents, police officers, lawyers, guardian ad litems. EVERYONE is welcome! What you will learn: An overview...Read more
September 2017
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Attorney Serena Holthe, of the National Juvenile Defender Center, will be presenting the webinar "Collateral Consequences of a Juvenile Record in Nebraska", on Wednesday, September 6th from noon-1pm. Ms. Holthe is Project Manager of the NJDC's Civil Legal Initiative, and supervises 6 Fellowship...Read more
September 2017
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 1:00pm
Presented by: Carolyn Fiscus Who should attend: Any individuals who serve the Native American population such as: judges, child advocates, domestic violence advocates, case managers, foster parents, police officers, lawyers, guardian ad litems. EVERYONE is welcome! What you will learn: An overview...Read more
September 2017
Friday, September 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
Presented by: Carolyn Fiscus Who should attend: Any individuals who serve the Native American population such as: judges, child advocates, domestic violence advocates, case managers, foster parents, police officers, lawyers, guardian ad litems. EVERYONE is welcome! What you will learn: An overview...Read more
September 2017
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 1:00pm
Presented by: Carolyn Fiscus Who should attend: Any individuals who serve the Native American population such as: judges, child advocates, domestic violence advocates, case managers, foster parents, police officers, lawyers, guardian ad litems. EVERYONE is welcome! What you will learn: An overview...Read more
September 2017
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
Presented by: Carolyn Fiscus Who should attend: Any individuals who serve the Native American population such as: judges, child advocates, domestic violence advocates, case managers, foster parents, police officers, lawyers, guardian ad litems. EVERYONE is welcome! What you will learn: An overview...Read more
October 2017
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Regional Conferences will be held at the Thompson Center - 6705 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68182 The conferences will begin with into a morning session focusing on racial equity and implicit bias, complete with speakers and presentations. During the lunch hour, Judge Lawrence Gendler of the Sarpy County...Read more
October 2017
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Regional Conferences will be held at the Ag Activity Center at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds in North Platte - 5015 W Rodeo Rd Ave, North Platte, NE 69101 The conferences will begin with into a morning session focusing on racial equity and implicit bias, complete with speakers and presentations...Read more
November 2017
Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 8:00am
November 18, 2017 Celebrations: Omaha, Lincoln, Columbus, Fremont, Kearney, Norfolk and North Platte December 2, 2017 Celebration: Gering National Adoption Day is a collective national effort to raise awareness of the thousands of children in foster care waiting to find permanent, loving families...Read more
December 2017
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
This training will be held in Omaha, NE To register for the training, click here .Read more
December 2017
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 8:00am to Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
Lifelong Learning Center, Northeast Community College 701 E Benjamin Ave, Norfolk, Ne Topics The New Drug Trend of “Dabbing”: The Use of E-Cigarettes and Edibles in the Drug World Bullying And It’s Connectionto Drug and Alcohol Abuse Pharmaceuticals and Club Drugs Drug Use in Today’s Youth: A...Read more
December 2017
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Nebraska Children's Home Society, 4700 Valley Road, Lincoln, NE 68510 Culture connects us to people who share in our values, beliefs and ideas. Often our culture determines how we process feelings, celebrate, eat, mourn, communicate and parent our children. Adoptive parents often build their...Read more
January 2018
Friday, January 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Please join CIP, along with Virginia J. Maynes and Mindy Rush Chipman, of Justice for Our Neighbors, who will be presenting this webinar and discussion regarding alternatives to detention for court-involved youth. Learn about this form of immigration relief that may be available to children...Read more
January 2018
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Please join CIP, along with Sarah Helvey, Nebraska Appleseed, Judge Lawrence Gendler, Judge, Sarpy County Separate Juvenile Court, Juliet Summers, Voices for Children in Nebraska, and other child welfare and juvenile justice experts in Nebraska, for an overview webinar regarding the child welfare...Read more
February 2018
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
In recent years the juvenile justice field has increasingly recognized the dangers and costs of using isolation in juvenile correctional and detention facilities. Across the country, administrators and facility staff seek ways to limit the practice and implement additional strategies to manage...Read more
February 2018
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
The first of a two-part webinar series, this webinar will focus on the research process, design and findings associated with the evaluation of the Crossover Youth Practice Model conducted by the Douglas County, Nebraska Youth Impact! team and the Nebraska Center for Justice Research at the...Read more
February 2018
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Click Here to Register for this FREE webinar. Cluster-Based Planning (CBP™) is a systematic process, developed by Synthesis, Inc., that facilitates clinical practice, treatment planning, system development and outcomes-based management of services. CBP assumes that large groups of consumers, such...Read more