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    Available Now: Pretrial Justice Broadcast Recording

    If you missed the live broadcast, view the streamed version of NIC’s Pretrial Justice: How to Maximize Public Safety, Court Appearance and Release online. Pretrial Justice: How to Maximize Public Safety, Court Appearance and Release Live broadcast held: September 8, 2016 "The history of bail and the law intertwined with [this] history tell us that the three goals underlying the bail process are to maximize release while simultaneously maximizing court appearance and public safety."...
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    Virtual Conference: New Directions in Corrections - Staff Wellness

    On June 10, 2015, the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) hosted a national virtual conference on staff wellness titled “New Directions in Corrections: Staff Wellness.” Session topics included using neuroscience to reduce stress, “healing corrections,” the organizational implications of boundary violations, creating a purpose-driven corrections career, corrections personnel suicide, and staff wellness. View the conference presentation recordings here. View
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    Register Now: Veterans Treatment Court Live Broadcast!

    Veterans Treatment Courts: A Second Chance For Vets Who Have Lost Their Way Register Online for this Live-Streaming Internet Broadcast at: August 26, 2015 - 3 hour live streaming event 9:00am PT / 10:00am MT / 11:00am CT / 12:00pm ET The National Institute of Corrections (NIC) will be conducting a live-streaming internet broadcast on justice-involved veterans, highlighting the lifesaving role being played by veterans treatment courts across the country. The three...
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    Now Available – Health Reform and Public Safety Broadcast Recording

    Click here to watch a recorded version of NIC’s broadcast on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) entitled “Health Reform & Public Safety: New Opportunities, Better Outcomes”. Included with the recording is an introduction to the broadcast from Attorney General Eric Holder on the potential impact of health care reform on both the individuals involved in the system and the system itself. This broadcast was designed to inform and increase awareness around this...
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    Manage Aging and Geriatric Offenders—What You Need to Know!

    This was a 3-hour interactive broadcast on options and strategies for containing your current costs for managing aging prisoners. We provided information about programs and approaches that increase security and safety for this vulnerable population. Whether you are beginning to plan or are already working with fully stand-alone units, the information in this session will spark new ideas and show you how facilities across the nation are addressing this growing issue. Order the DVD here.
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