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Problem Solving Clinic on the Women’s Risk Needs Assessment
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If you missed the live Webinar, you can still listen to the recorded version of “Problem Solving Clinic on the Women's Risk Needs Assessment”. This webinar was aired on August 20, 2014 and co-sponsored by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance and the National Institute of Corrections .

A select list of invitees participating in this webinar:

  • Articulated the benefits and challenges of using the WRNA. 
  • Learned about solutions to similar challenges.
  • Acquired information about best practices for implementing gender-responsive assessments alone or in conjunction with other risk assessment tools.
  • Were made aware of resources available from NRCJIW, National Institute of Corrections, and the University of Cincinnati.

You can access the PowerPoint slides and the audio recording of the webinar at:

This announcement is available at NIC's Gender-Responsive News for Women and Girls.  Feel free to forward to friends and colleagues.  Subscribe to the newsletter at

For additional resources on Justice-Involved Women go to NIC’s Women Offenders.

Posted Tue, Oct 21 2014 7:18 AM by Susan Powell


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