<![CDATA[JJAM JJAM - Juvenile Justice Job Openings and Other Training Opportunities]]> http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm en-us ImpactFolios RSS Generator Juvenile Justice Vision 2020 Conference http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=5847 <h1><span style="font-size:22px;">Juvenile Justice Vision 2020 Training - October 2017 Training Event</span></h1><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong><em>October 26-27, 2017 Training Event &ndash; LGBTQI Youth: Queer Criminology, Building Safety and Legal Updates</em></strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>Cost to attend is $25 for Juvenile Justice Vision 20/20 members, $10 for all students, and $50 for non-members. Additional membership information is available at: </strong><a href="https://www.gvsu.edu/juvenilejusticevision2020/join-us-3.htm"><strong>https://www.gvsu.edu/juvenilejusticevision2020/join-us-3.htm</strong></a><strong>. </strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">Within the United States as a whole, and certainly within the juvenile justice community, issues surrounding LGBTQI people are coming to light at a rapid pace.&nbsp; In an effort to address the growing number of questions regarding treatment and placement of this population, the Juvenile Justice Vision 20/20 Executive Team is pleased to present &ldquo;LGBTQI Youth: Queer Criminology, Building Safety and Legal Updates&rdquo;.&nbsp; At this training event, participants will have an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the issues facing LGBTQI youth, their role in the juvenile justice system, and will be provided tangible treatment resources. <a href="https://www.gvsu.edu/cms4/asset/903124DF-BD7F-3286-FE3330AA44F994DE/speaker_bio__workshop_overview.pdf">Click here</a> for speaker bios and workshop information.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong><em>Please note: While the overarching theme of this training is related to the information presented during the June Training event, this is an entirely separate training.&nbsp; A basic review of the language and terms may be presented, but overlap of content with earlier training material will be limited. For registrants who were unable to attend the June Training event, session summaries and materials can be found at: <a href="https://www.gvsu.edu/juvenilejusticevision2020/june-2017-training-event-35.htm">https://www.gvsu.edu/juvenilejusticevision2020/june-2017-training-event-35.htm</a>. </em></strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><em><strong>Thursday,&nbsp;October 26, 2017</strong></em></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>8:00 a.m. &ndash; Conference registration begins</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>8:45 a.m. &ndash; 9:00 a.m. &ndash; Welcome by emcee Kevin Bowling and Dr. Paul Stansbie, Associate Dean of the Grand Valley State University College of Community and Public Service</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>9:00 a.m. &ndash; 11:45 a.m. &ndash; Keynote address, <em>Queer Criminology</em>, presented by Dr. Carrie Buist and Dr. Emily Lenning</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">In the keynote presentation, participants will explore the origins of Queer Criminology, survey the foundational research and scholarship in this emerging field, and offer suggestions for the future.&nbsp; Topics covered will include the criminalization of queerness, the policing of Queer communities, Queer experiences in the courtroom, and the correctional control of Queer people.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>1:30 p.m. &ndash; 2:45 p.m. &ndash; Plenary session, <em>LGBTQ Youth and the Criminal Legal System</em>, presented by Dr. Carrie Buist and Dr. Emily Lenning</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">This session will introduce the issues facing LGBTQ youth involved in the criminal legal system. &nbsp;Activities and discussion will be used to highlight the over&shy; criminalization of LGBTQ youth and its consequences, and to explore avenues for social justice.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>2:45 p.m. &ndash; 3:15 p.m. &ndash; Break</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>3:15 p.m. &ndash; 4:30 p.m.&nbsp; <em>&ndash; </em>Plenary session, <em>Legal Update</em>, presented by Tonya Krause-Phelan, JD&nbsp;and Tracey Brame, JD</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">During this plenary, Cooley Law School Professors Tonya Krause-Phelan and Tracey Brame will provide an update of juvenile justice legal changes from 2016 and 2017, including recent changes to the minor in possession statute and Raise the Age legislation updates and impacts.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">&nbsp;<strong>4:30 p.m. &ndash; 5:00 p.m. </strong>&ndash; Closing</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><em><strong>Friday, October 27, 2017</strong></em></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>8:00 a.m. &ndash; Conference registration begins</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>8:45 a.m. &ndash; 9:00 a.m. &ndash; Welcome by emcee Kevin Bowling, Juvenile Justice Vision 20/20 President Sandi Metcalf and Dean George Grant of the Grand Valley State University College of Community and Public Service</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>9:00 a.m. &ndash; 11:45 a.m. &ndash; Plenary session</strong>, <strong><em>Building Safety with Youth and Families: Recognizing and Affirming SOGIE,</em></strong> <strong>presented by Jessie Fullenkamp, LMSW</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">This presentation will examine why and how to work with families who have children that identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ);&nbsp; specifically, in the Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice systems. Participants will be provided with tools for how to contribute to preserving families while building acceptance for LGBTQ youth identity.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong><em>Whether you are working with the courts, law enforcement, DHHS, private agencies or local organizations that touch the juvenile justice system and at-risk youth, this conference will provide you with invaluable resources, ideas and encouragement.</em></strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>Continuing Education Units (CEU)</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">CEU information is pending, but Juvenile Justice Vision 20/20 hopes to offer up to 7.5 continuing education units.&nbsp; An additional $10.00 will be applied at registration for interested participants.&nbsp; For questions, or for an update on the number of CEUs available, please contact <a>jjvision2020@gvsu.edu</a>.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>Location and Parking:</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">Grand Valley State University, DeVos Center 122E - Loosemore Auditorium</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">401 W. Fulton Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49504</span></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">Free parking = (20) Seward Parking Ramp (SPL)...A-B5</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>Lodging:</strong></span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">A room block for participants is now available at the&nbsp;Comfort Inn Airport, 4155 28th Street S.E.Grand Rapids MI, 49512.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;">For reservations call 616-235-7611 and let them know this is for the JJV20/20 Training Event. Participants will need to provide their name, type of room, check-in and checkout dates, valid credit card number and any special requests.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:20px;"><strong>Make your reservations now - room blocks expire on October 11th!</strong></span></p> Fri, 29 Sep 2017 03:31:12 EST http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=5847?blog=5847 Juvenile Probation Officer and Caseworkers Seminar http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=5830 <p>The Michigan Judicial Institute (MJI) is pleased to offer a one and one-halfed day seminar designed for juvenile justice professional staff - probation officers and caseworkers - who work directly with juvenile offenders.</p><p><a href="https://mjieducation.mi.gov/documents/calendar-events/413-juvposeminar/file">Juvenile Probation Officer and Caseworkers Seminar</a></p><p>January 11 and 12, 2017</p><p>Michigan Hall of Justice, Lansing</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:58:00 EST http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=5830?blog=5830 Other Training Opportunities http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=5789 <p>Althought JJAM offers quality training for it&#39;s members, this forum allows other agencies to post trainings related to court professionals and juvenile justice staff.&nbsp; JJAM reserves the right to edit post based on the content.</p> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:24:53 EST http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=5789?blog=5789 State Courts website for job openings http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=4392 <p><a href="http://courts.michigan.gov/administration/pages/employmentopportunities.aspx">Click the following link to view court related job openings&nbsp;in Michigan</a></p> Thu, 22 Sep 2011 10:57:54 EST http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=4392?blog=4392 Juvenile Justice Job Openings http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=4391 <p>Please Post links to Juvenile Justice job openings in your county:</p> Thu, 22 Sep 2011 10:57:02 EST http://www.jjam2.musecube.com/page13558.htm?blog=4391?blog=4391