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MCJA Spring 2019 Conference

Maryland Criminal Justice Association 

Spring 2019 One-Day Conference

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

During this Spring Training event MCJA will be addressing current correctional training topics – see agenda below.  This conference will qualify for earned MCTC approved training credits.

The conference will be held at the James N. Robey Public Safety Training Center located at 2200 Scott Wheeler Drive, Marriottsville, MD and will start at 7:30 AM with a continental breakfast and end at 4 PM.  Full registration fees include training, continental breakfast, box lunch and an afternoon snack.   Attendees will enjoy a low registration fee of $55 for MCJA/ACA members and $65 for non-members.  Those wishing to register a group or pay by check, please contact the MCJA Treasurer, Dawn Downing at 240-777-9981.  Registration is transferable, but non-refundable.

Training Waivers are available.  Please contact your Agency Heads/Administrators, or Training Coordinators for more information.  This includes 23 waivers for Maryland counties (one waiver for each County); 3 for DPSCS (1 waiver per region); 3 for Department of Juvenile Services (1 waiver per region), 1 for Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) and one waiver to Baltimore City Pretrial Services.

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7:30 AM – 8:30 AM                  

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM                  

Welcome and Introductions

9:00 AM – 10:15 AM                

Reentry Initiatives

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM              

Morning Break

10:30 AM – Noon             

Managing Juvenile/Youthful Offenders and De-Escalation

Noon – 1:15 PM               

Lunch with Presentation

12:30 – 1:15 PM               

Informational Presentation on Tablet Technology by Securus Technologies

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

“Hearing Voices” Working with the Mentally Ill

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM 

Afternoon Break

2:45 PM – 3:30  PM

Continuation of “Hearing Voices” Working with the Mentally Ill

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Wrap-up, Test (for credit), conference Evaluation, and Nan Regan Scholarship Information*

*Nan Regan Scholarship provides an opportunities for professional development to one person to attend the Fall Conference.  The winner  will receive FREE registration to the entire 2 1/2 day conference, meals which are included as part of conference, and stay at the host hotel.