Incarceration, Reentry, Prevention, Criminal Justice Reform - Dante Barber

Doin' The Work

We talk about Dante’s prevention work of speaking to youth about his own experience in the criminal justice system, prisoner reentry, and the campaign to close Rikers Island. We talk about Dante’s prevention work of speaking to youth about his own experience in the criminal justice system, prisoner reentry, and the campaign to close Rikers Island. Episode 4 Host: Shimon Cohen, LCSW Guest: Dante Barber. www.dointhework.com.

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in Mental Health and Criminal Justice

Counselor Toolbox podcast

FASD in the criminal justice system - Case management and Unmet needs for caregivers Summary - Additional modules will focus on topics including… - Accommodations for the clinician to prevent exasperation and burnout. FASD in the criminal justice system - Case management and Unmet needs for caregiversSummary - Additional modules will focus on topics including… - Accommodations for the clinician to prevent exasperation and burnout.

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Substance Abuse Treatment for Adults in the Criminal Justice System TIP 44

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Stop Whitewashing Social Work History: Tell the Truth - Kelechi Wright, LCPC & Kortney Carr, LCSW

Doin' The Work

Located in the heart of Houston, the program is guided by their bold vision to achieve social, racial, economic, and political justice, local to global. In the classroom and through research, they are committed to challenging systems and reimagining ways to achieve justice and liberation. Her research focuses on immigration, criminal justice and the criminalization of immigrants.

4 Elements of Successful Re-entry Programs for Inmates

Famcare

As you proceed to discuss the major elements of effective inmate re-entry as part of the greater transitional justice system , it is necessary to recognize why society must conceive and respect inmates as Individuals, not simply prisoners. criminal justice social justice Adult Re-Entry

4 Reasons Why Re-Entry Programs are Important

Famcare

These programs are critical in assisting our justice system in achieving its goal of increased public security while also assisting former inmates in becoming productive and successful members of society. criminal justice Adult Re-Entry

Dominic Raab to appeal against release of Baby P’s mother from prison

The Guardian

Baby P Child protection UK criminal justice Dominic Raab UK news Children Society Law Social care Politics

‘Being homeless felt inevitable’: after years in care, I was living in a tent. Who was to blame?

The Guardian

I survived care, criminality and homelessness to become an award-winning journalist – but the system I endured makes such success stories vanishingly rare When I zipped up my tent on my first night sleeping rough, I felt no despair.

Forensic Social Work.A Little Deeper Dive

Famcare

Social workers and workers from other professions were so intrigued by the work that forensic social workers do within the criminal justice system that they asked if we would flesh out a little more the career details of the forensic social work specialty.

Review launched into safeguarding people from carer abuse at home

Community Care

It will also cover the offences of ill-treatment or wilful neglect by care workers or providers , under sections 20 and 21 of the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015.

Online conference “SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE IN A CHANGING WORLD”

The International Association Of Schools Of Social

Social Work Practice and Criminal Justice System. Online conference “SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE IN A CHANGING WORLD”.

Anti-Prostitution Laws are Hurting Juveniles

Children and the Law Blog

The movement to decriminalize sex work has been pushed by sex workers for decades and has gained national popularity in criminal justice discussions. While this may not seem like a juvenile justice issue, there is a small but significant group who have been impacted by […].

Being Aware of the School-to-Prison Pipeline Many Minorities Fall Victim to

Children and the Law Blog

Yet, there is a lack of these resources when it comes to the criminal justice system seeping into the educational environments. Rehabilitation efforts are key to addressing the school-to-prison pipeline. Resources are of the essence when it comes to these situations.

The Illinois “Public Guardian’s” big little lie

NCCPR Child Welfare Blog

It would never be tolerated in a story about criminal justice. No court ever said they were guilty of anything – so why do you say they’re all criminals?” ? He smears all birth families with a claim that is – by definition – false. ?

Caseload limits proposed to ease burnout and support effective social work

Community Care

Bearing these qualifications in mind, across all three categories of social work, answers from chiefs ranged from 10 to 30, with maximum numbers of 15 identified for children and families social workers, and between 20 and 25 for adults’ and criminal justice practitioners.

2021 NACSW 71st Annual Convention

The Advocate

NACSW will be dedicating one full day to our special tracks: Criminal Justice (Friday November 19) and Immigration (Saturday, November 20th), scheduled for these days will be special Educators Forum, panel discussions and community conversations, please visit the schedule for details.

Hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil: Doing what we’ve always done?

Irish Socail Worker

We have incorporated this as meaning in the context of the criminal justice system only, contacting the Gardaí. The Department of Justice is currently running a public consultation on the next Domestic, Sexual, and Gender-Based Violence Strategy and I would encourage all members of the public to engage… after all this effects us all.

The Guardian view on children’s social care: a heartbreaking market | Editorial

The Guardian

Overrepresented among homeless people and in the criminal justice system, they also suffer from worse health, education and employment outcomes than almost any other group. The system is in crisis and profiteering providers are making it worse. The case for reform could hardly be clearer There are 80,000 children in the care of local authorities in England. At the current rate of growth of 2% a year, the figure will be 100,000 in a decade.

NCCPR news and commentary round-up, week ending March 29, 2022

NCCPR Child Welfare Blog

The Family Justice Law Center “will use affirmative litigation to seek justice for families mistreated by the child welfare system. The criminal justice system pales in comparison," he told Law360. Even people who work in the criminal justice field are shocked when they see what happens in Family Court." Lots of news this week, but one story stands out above all: ?

Poverty Simulations in Social Work Education

Teaching & Learning in Social Work

At UAB, approximately 400 students from medicine, nursing, dentistry, social work, criminal justice, and other majors participate in a poverty simulation each semester, facilitated by numerous faculty and staff from those same disciplines.

ACE 101: Parental Mental Illness

Stop Abuse Campaign

Brett is a law student studying criminal justice and national security issues. ← ACE 101: Physical Neglect in Childhood. Our parents’ mental illnesses, if left unchecked, can contribute to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).

Social work numbers up in Scotland but concerns over widening mental health officer shortages

Community Care

There were also increases in the size of the adults’ (1,790 to 1,851) and criminal justice workforces (858 to 914), though the number in generic roles dropped from 281 to 252.

Child poverty rises linked to 10,000 more children going into care over five years, finds research

Community Care

“Places that experience the double-burden of increased child poverty and numbers of children entering care must shoulder the wider societal costs of children’s impaired life-chances, in education, health, criminal justice, and economic contexts,” it added.

ACE 101: Physical Abuse in Childhood

Stop Abuse Campaign

Brand Specialist & Social Justice Enthusiast. Gem's career began in criminal justice reform, supporting young people with trauma and ACEs. ← The Show Must Go On? An Abuse Survivor’s Take on Will Smith Slapping Chris Rock.

ACE 101: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

Stop Abuse Campaign

Brand Specialist & Social Justice Enthusiast. ← Raised by Predators: Surviving Child Sexual Abuse. Child sexual abuse has a wide range of consequences heightened by stigma, lack of knowledge, and lack of resources. . Defining Child Sexual Abuse.

Guide to the draft Mental Health Bill

Community Care

The learning disability exclusion does not apply to part 3 patients (those in the criminal justice system). Patients in the criminal justice system. By Tim Spencer-Lane.

Agile working failing to meet social workers’ needs in Scotland, finds study

Community Care

We agree with the aims the Scottish Government is working towards, and putting social justice and human rights at the centre of social work and social care is critical.

Review: 101 Careers in Social Work - Third Edition (2019)

Michigan Girl's Café

The social work profession is deeply committed to social justice and helping those in need regardless of practice.

News Items – September 1, 2022

Social Workers Speak

We know that by encouraging alternatives to incarceration, California can continue as a leader on criminal justice reform,” said Rebecca Gonzales, Director of Government Relations and Political Affairs at the National Association of Social Workers. Lourdes Delores Follins is a member: Why you should stop complimenting people for being ‘resilient’ NPR. For example, take the “strong Black woman” stereotype.

Remembering the Children

Beyond Advocacy

My doctoral work focused on incarceration, so it was natural for me to want to get upstream and provide children with the support and resources they needed to escape early engagement with the criminal justice system.

Self-Parenting for Abuse Survivors

Stop Abuse Campaign

You can regain your power and give justice to your inner child by practicing self-parenting for abuse survivors. A lot of survivors weren’t given the right support from the justice system as a child, but you can stand up for yourself once again and attain the justice that you deserve.

Review: SAGE Guide to Social Work Careers (2019)

Michigan Girl's Café

Rather, it provides guidance for social work students whose dreams and aspirations are leading them toward a career in social justice and advocacy work. SAGE Guide to Social Work Careers: Your Journey to Advocacy (2019) by Melissa Bird, PhD is a career book about macro social work practice.

Overturning Roe v. Wade will disproportionately affect people of color; Here is what social workers should know

Social Work Blog

While most reproductive health and other social justice advocates expected the conservative-leaning court would “gut” Roe v. Prior to retiring, Mr. Wilson served for close to 20 years as NASW’s lead staffer on social justice policies and legislation, and related matters.

Social Workers: The Backbone of Reimagined 988 Emergency Crisis Services

Social Work Blog

Prior to retiring, Mr. Wilson served for close to 20 years as NASW’s lead staffer on social justice policies and legislation, and related matters. He continues to be active on a range social policy area including youth justice, immigration, criminal justice, and drug policy.

ACE 101: Incarcerated Household Member

Stop Abuse Campaign

The criminal justice system will continue to operate despite negative effects on children, but what we can do is reduce the number of arrests and find ways to support the incarcerated household member and the child. ← De-normalizing child abuse?.

Scholarship Recipients 2022

University of Connecticut

I plan to pursue a career in social justice which includes advocating and counseling young girls and women who have experienced injustices and trauma. After my MSW, my goal is to work in the criminal justice system, practicing social work in a juvenile detention center.

Suicide among LGBTQ Youth: Risks and Prevention

Stop Abuse Campaign

Brand Specialist & Social Justice Enthusiast. Gem's career began in criminal justice reform, supporting young people with trauma and ACEs. ← Childhood memories.

Call for Papers: Adoption Quarterly Special Issue

Jaeran Kim

Assistant Professor, Social Work and Criminal Justice. I’m guest editing a special issue of Adoption Quarterly with Bibiana Koh. Please forward to your colleagues and let us know if you have any questions! .

Preventing school shootings

Stop Abuse Campaign

His grandfather was involved in the criminal justice system. ← Surviving low self esteem. Today, most of us are sitting with a grief that is alternatively causing us to rage, weep, dread, and surrender to negativity.

Social Workers: The Backbone of Reimagined 988 Emergency Crisis Services

Social Work Blog

Prior to retiring, Mr. Wilson served for close to 20 years as NASW’s lead staffer on social justice policies and legislation, and related matters. He continues to be active on a range social policy area including youth justice, immigration, criminal justice, and drug policy.