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MCJA Spring 2020 Conference

Maryland Criminal Justice Association 

Spring 2020 One-Day Conference

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

NOTICE:  As a precautionary measure to safeguard personnel and their families from possible exposure to the coronavirus (COVID-19) the MCJA Spring Conference has been canceled.  Thus, the event registration is closed and anyone who has paid for the conference will receive reimbursement.   Thank you.

Registration Ends on April 24, 2020

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 $45 for MCJA/ACA members and $60 for non-members.  Those wishing to register a group or pay by check, please contact the MCJA Treasurer, Robert Wilhelm at 301-600-2585.  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 1 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                

Change the Narrative, Change the Profession with Robert L. Green, Secretary, Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM              

Morning Break

10:30 AM – Noon             

Suicide Prevention – Lessons Learned with Panel from PrimeCare Medical, Inc.

Noon – 1:15 PM               

Lunch Sponsored by: Correct Rx Pharmacy Services and PrimeCare Medical Inc.

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Staff Wellness = Managing Brain Trauma with Sue Radcliffe, LCSW-C, Dorchester County Health Department

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM 

Afternoon Break

2:45 PM – 3:30  PM

Continuation of Staff Wellness = Managing Brain Trauma

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Wrap-up, Test (for credit), Conference Evaluation, and Nan Regan Scholarship Announcement

*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.