TTA Training Events

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Drug Identification and Recognition to Support Tribal Justice

Focus of training: Hosted by the National Criminal Justice Training Center/Fox Valley Technical College, recognize signs and symptoms of stimulants, hallucinogens, opiates, marijuana, alcohol, depressants, inhalants, dissociative anesthetics, and various drug combinations. Examine current drug trends and the legal considerations related to drug investigations. Upon completion of this training you will be able to:
 

  • Explain drug abuse and recognition systems
  • Identify signs and symptoms of an individual under the influence
  • Examine the impact of various drug combinations, to explain the physiology of drug abuse
  • Identify current drug trends, to examine legal considerations related to drug investigations
     

Cost: FREE

Where: Classroom-based training at multiple venues

When: This training is available on multiple dates:

Aug. 8-9, 2017, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Aug. 21-22, 2017, Baraga, Michigan

Aug. 28-29, 2017, Green Bay, Wisconsin

Aug. 31-Sept. 1, 2017, Tonkawa, Oklahoma

Who: The following would benefit from this training:

  • Correctional Officer
  • Court System Personnel
  • Law Enforcement
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners


To register now, please visit the following link https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ee2o3wqafc8555ee&oseq=&c=&ch=
 

Multi-Disciplinary Teams to Address Juvenile Justice Issues and Tribal Youth Needs

Focus of training: This webinar will focus on:

  1. Identifying ways for Tribal Youth and Healing to Wellness programs to cooperate, coordinate and collaborate using varied multi-disciplinary team formats for advising.
  2. Identifying ways for Tribal Youth and Healing to Wellness programs to cooperate, coordinate and collaborate using varied multi-disciplinary team formats for planning managing cases.
  3. Identifying ways for Tribal Youth and Healing to Wellness programs to cooperate, coordinate and collaborate using varied multi-disciplinary team formats for providing services and referrals, and creating policies.

Cost: FREE

When: Aug. 22, 2 p.m. EDT

Who: The following would benefit from this training:

  • Correctional Officers
  • Court System Personnel
  • Law Enforcement
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners


To register now, please visit the following link
https://events-na2.adobeconnect.com/content/connect/c1/999905590/en/events/event/
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Enhancing Tribal and State Collaborations to Build Sustainable Public Safety Partnerships

Focus of training: This course is designed to be a proactive, comprehensive, training experience that fosters collaboration among tribal, state, federal, and local governments. The class will train and equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to identify existing tribal justice challenges for the purpose of strengthening partnerships to more effectively implement criminal justice initiatives in their organizations.

The course consists of topics including: Collaboration & Partnerships: MOU/MOA and tribal governance; Understanding issues and tribal threats: Law & Legal, Sovereignty for collaboration: Best practices and lessons learned; Partnership & stakeholder resources.

Cost: FREE

When/Where:

Aug. 23-24: Zuni Agency, Branch of Forestry/Fire Management, Building 054 Route 301 North, Zuni, NM 87327

Aug. 31-Sept. 1: Stone Child College, 8294 Upper Box Elder Road, Box Elder, MT 59521

Who: The target audiences for this program are Tribal and other non-Tribal partners who have direct involvement in tribal government, law enforcement, corrections or the administration of justice programs.


To register for the Aug. 23-24 session, please contact the following point of contact: Donovan Tsadiasi, Phone: 505-782-7041, Email: donovan.tsadiasi@ashiwi.org.

To register for the Aug. 31 - Sept. 1 session, please contact the following point of contact: Elinor Nault Wright, Phone: 406-395-4787, Email: ewright@steonchild.edu.

For more information on these events, visit: https://www.bja.gov/Events/2017_8_23-24_Zuni_NM.pdf
 

Trauma Informed Care Series: Part 3 (Webinar)

Focus of training: As a culmination of the Trauma Informed Series, Part 3 will focus on the process to implement these trainings. One grantee, the Santee Sioux Nation of Nebraska, has volunteered to share how they progressively implemented the trauma-informed trainings in their community. They will share not only their process and implementation struggles, but will also provide recommendations for implementation.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will understand the importance of trauma-informed care training across their communities.
  • Participants will become aware of the importance of developing a plan to implement the training across their communities.
  • Participants will collectively have an opportunity to pose questions to the presenters which will assist them with implementation planning.

Cost: FREE

When: Aug. 31, 2 p.m. EDT

Who: The following would benefit from this training:

  • Correctional Officers
  • Court System Personnel
  • Law Enforcement
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners


To register now, please visit the following link https://events-na2.adobeconnect.com/content/connect/c1/999905590/en/events/event/shared/
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Healing to Wellness Court Enhancement Training

Focus of training: Hosted by the Tribal Law and Policy Institute, the Healing to Wellness Court Enhancement Training is the preeminent national training opportunity for tribal problem-solving courts. This free training event focuses upon tribal issues, including jurisdictional and legal issues unique to Indian country; the incorporation of custom and tradition into the Wellness Court phases, case management, treatments, and tangential services; and the peer-to-peer sharing of successful Healing to Wellness Courts models in operations. Like national and regional drug court trainings, the Wellness Court Enhancement Training will be oriented around the ten key components and the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP) National Drug Court Standards.

Unlike non-tribal trainings, however, the Enhancement Training focuses upon tribal issues, including jurisdictional and legal issues unique to Indian country; the incorporation of custom and tradition into the phases, case management, treatment curriculums, and tangential services; and the peer-to-peer sharing of successful Healing to Wellness Courts models in operations.

Cost: FREE

Where: Classroom-based training at Albuquerque, New Mexico

When: Sept. 12-14, 2017

Who: The following would benefit from this training:

  • Court System Personnel
  • Law Enforcement
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners


To register now, please visit the following link https://www.regonline.com/registration/Checkin.aspx?EventId=1953810
 

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Tribal Community Safety Summit

Focus of training: Hosted by the National Criminal Justice Training Center/Fox Valley Technical College, this summit will discuss key public safety challenges impacting tribal communities and examine techniques to address these challenges through community policing, inter-agency collaboration, and multi-jurisdictional partnerships. Develop collaborative strategies to effectively address public safety concerns such as alcohol and substance abuse, child protection issues, domestic violence, crime and other threats. Upon completion of this summit, you will be able to:

  • Identify collaborative methods to effectively address key public safety concerns
  • Describe examples of successful community policing strategies to combat public safety threats such as domestic violence, substance abuse, child abuse, and crime, etc.
  • Explain the importance of multi-jurisdictional and multi-disciplinary partnerships in enhancing public safety

Cost: FREE

Where: Classroom-based training at Tucson, Arizona

When: Sept. 20-21, 2017

Who: The following would benefit from this training:

  • Community Member
  • Correctional Officer
  • Court System Personnel
  • Educator
  • Emergency Management
  • Law Enforcement
  • Law Enforcement Support
  • Prosecutors
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners
  • Victim Service Providers


To register now, please visit the following link https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ee8gt0k802e2bc01&oseq=&c=&ch=

Updated August 16, 2017