Movement to Reduce Youth Incarceration
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Beginning*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
This CEU course summarizes recommendations on the following topics: which youths have benefitted from reforms over the past 10 years; legislation and state budgets funding deeper reforms; successful placement policies that bring youth close to home; successful supervision strategies; and ways jurisdictions can incorporate youth, families, and communities into their reform.
Knowledge and consent by NCCD should be obtained prior to any assessment tool learned from this course being used.
CEU Course Objectives
1. Enumerate the legislation containing goals that would help states reduce their use of state secure facilities.
2. Investigate the steps that systems should take to build stronger local continuums.
3. Describe the characteristics that are common among young people that are incarcerated.
Course Development: Each course is identified and reviewed by the appropriate Quantum Units Education consultant with professional expertise in the various disciplines we serve. Our professional consultants oversee course development to satisfy the needs of various professionals based on their board requirements, rate course degree of difficulty and ensure the course content and exam questions are appropriate, relevant and comprehensive. See our professional staff here.