Court Improvement Project News and Events

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Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events
August 2020
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) is a sub-committee of JDAI and a working group of OYS. The Douglas County Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) Sub-Committee of the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI) and Operation Youth Success (OYS), in partnership with the Nebraska Juvenile...Read more
August 2020
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Provided by Nebraska Resource Project for Vulnerable Young Children Click Here to Register Many children entering the foster care system have experienced trauma. Identifying trauma & appropriately responding is critical to ensuring the child's well-being. In this 3-hour training you will: Learn...Read more
September 2020
Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 12:00pm
Please join CIP, along with other child welfare and juvenile justice experts in Nebraska for an overview webinar regarding the child welfare and juvenile justice bills that were passed this legislative session, and to discuss the proposed Legislative Resolutions. Click here to register via the...Read more
September 2020
Monday, September 28, 2020 - 9:00am
UNL Innovation Campus | Lincoln, Nebraska Registration Open! Click here to register. Join us for a Hybrid In-Person and Virtual event! The 2020 Conference will be a little different than in years past. In order to remain flexible in changing circumstances due to COVID-19 and varying Directed Health...Read more
November 2020
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Two Sessions are Offered - the same material will be shared in both. Click here to register for the November 12 session. Research has demonstrated that when decision makers know exactly what information to consider (and what to ignore), they do better. Children and families experience treatment...Read more
November 2020
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Two Sessions are Offered - the same material will be shared in both. Click here to register for the November 4 session. Research has demonstrated that when decision makers know exactly what information to consider (and what to ignore), they do better. Children and families experience treatment that...Read more
Past Events
Past Events
September 2019
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
North Platte Many children entering the child welfare system have experienced trauma. Identifying trauma and appropriately responding is critical to ensuring the child's well-being. This 3-hour training will teach the impact of trauma on young children, what treatments work, the basics of trauma...Read more
September 2019
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 9:00am to Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 4:00pm
Registration for the 2019 Children's Summit is now closed. Click here for a preliminary Agenda and Speaker Biographies. Download the 2019 CIP Children's Summit Mobile App The mobile app puts the agenda, session descriptions, breakout materials, and presenter biographies at your fingertips! Click...Read more
September 2019
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 9:00am to Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 1:00pm
A YOUTH THRIVE™ CONNECTED YOUTH INITIATIVE CONVENING A 2-Day Workshop with Dr. Kenneth Gisnburg, M.D., M.S.Ed. Scott Conference Center 6450 Pine Street, Omaha Connected Youth Initiative partners and youth providers are invited to join this interactive workshop for applying positive youth...Read more
October 2019
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 8:00am to Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
Embassy Suites La Vista Hotel & Conference Center *Criminogenic hours and CEUs pending. The Administrative Office of the Courts & Probation and the DHHS Division of Behavioral Health are hosting a conference focusing on Community-Based Supervision and Behavioral Health treatment as a means...Read more
November 2019
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Watch the November 15, 2019, webinar - Click here. Participants will understand the history and implications of the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA), enacted into law February 8, 2018. FFPSA is designed to decrease out of home placement and increase the evidence based service array...Read more
December 2019
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Omaha Many children entering the child welfare system have experienced trauma. Identifying trauma and appropriately responding is critical to ensuring the child's well-being. This 3-hour training will teach the impact of trauma on young children, what treatments work, the basics of trauma...Read more
December 2019
Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 8:00am
November 9, 2019 Celebrastion: North Platte November 23, 2019 Celebrations: Norfolk, Hastings, Shelton, Omaha, Lincoln December 7, 2019 Celebration: Scottsbluff National Adoption Day is a collective national effort to raise awareness of the thousands of children in foster care waiting to find...Read more
December 2019
Friday, December 20, 2019 - 8:15am to 1:00pm
Nebraska Court Improvement Project: Through the Eyes of the Child Initiative in conjunction with the Douglas County Juvenile Court Bench This event is limited to Douglas County Juvenile Court Practitioners. Location: Creighton University Law School, Room 124, Omaha Agenda 8:15 – 8:45 Check in 8:45...Read more
January 2020
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
SCOTTSBLUFF Western Nebraska Community College | 1601 E 27th Street, Scottsbluff, NE Monday, January 27 from 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. (check-in and continental breakfast served from 8:30 – 9:00) Click here to register for January 27 in Scottsbluff ($20) Presented by: Bill Reay, Ph.D. and president,...Read more
January 2020
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 9:00am to Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 4:00pm
VALENTINE Mid-Plains Community College | 715 E Highway 20, Valentine, NE Tuesday, January 28 from 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. (check-in and continental breakfast served from 8:30 – 9:00) Click here to register for January 28 in Valentine ($20) Presented by: Bill Reay, Ph.D. and president, Omni Inventive...Read more
February 2020
Monday, February 10, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
LEXINGTON Central Community College | 1501 Plum Creek Pkwy, Lexington, NE Monday, February 10 from 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. (check-in and continental breakfast served from 8:30 – 9:00) Click here to register for February 10 in Lexington ($20) Presented by: Bill Reay, Ph.D. and president, Omni...Read more
February 2020
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
O’NEILL NORTHEAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE | 505 US-20, O’NEILL, NE Tuesday, February 11 from 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. (check-in and continental breakfast served from 8:30 – 9:00) Click here to register for February 11 in O'Neill ($20) Presented by: Bill Reay, Ph.D. and president, Omni Inventive Care, Omaha...Read more
February 2020
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Watch the recording here. Please join CIP, along with other child welfare and juvenile justice experts in Nebraska for an overview webinar regarding the child welfare and juvenile justice bills that may be introduced this legislative session. *Space is limited, please register soon. This webinar...Read more
February 2020
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
NEBRASKA CITY MORTON-JAMES PUBLIC LIBRARY (NORTH MEETING ROOM) | 923 1ST CORSO, NEBRASKA CITY, NE Tuesday, February 18 from 10:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. (check-in and continental breakfast served from 9:30 – 10:00) Click here to register for February 18 in Nebraska City ($20) Presented by: Bill Reay, Ph...Read more
February 2020
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
MAHONEY STATE PARK PETER KIEWIT LODGE | 28500 W PARK HWY, ASHLAND, NE Thursday, February 20 from 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. (check-in and continental breakfast served from 8:30 – 9:00) Click here to register for February 20 at Mahoney State Park ($20) Presented by: Bill Reay, Ph.D. and president, Omni...Read more
May 2020
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 8:00am to Friday, May 8, 2020 - 1:00pm
WHERE - Younes Conference Center Kearney, NE WHO SHOULD ATTEND - The NJJA conference provides an opportunity for anyone working with at risk youth to learn from and network with professionals across prevention, education, juvenile justice, and treatment systems. Continuing education credits are in...Read more
May 2020
Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
NICWC, Inc is excited to offer this program virtually! This is our first time every offering a program like this virtually. During uncertain times, everybody needs extra help. In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, NICWC, Inc. is offering virtual support for mothers and other caregivers. **...Read more
June 2020
Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Jermaine Galloway - “Tall Cop Says Stop” Presents: High In Plain Sight: The Current & Expanding Youth Drug Trends (and Climate) in Nebraska This workshop will provide attendees with the ability, knowledge and confidence to help identify individuals who are abusing drugs and/or alcohol...Read more
June 2020
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 9:00am to Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 10:00am
Kearney, Nebraska Click here for more information. This year’s Nebraska Young Child Institute (NYCI) has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The safety and well-being of our conference speakers, attendees, and staff comes first. Please mark your calendars and save the date for June 28-29,...Read more
July 2020
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Provided by Nebraska Resource Project for Vulnerable Young Children Click Here to Register Many children entering the foster care system have experienced trauma. Identifying trauma & appropriately responding is critical to ensuring the child's well-being. In this 3-hour training you will: Learn...Read more
July 2020
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Session 1: Reducing Racial Disparities in Juvenile Detention with Effective and Innovative Alternatives to Detention RED is a sub-committee of JDAI and a working group of OYS. The Douglas County Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) Sub-Committee of the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (...Read more