Past Programs

A list of past conferences and locations is below. Please click on an event to view an outline of conference locations, program topics, faculty lists, and attendee feedback from the event.

School-Justice Partnership Institute
May 22, 2017 to May 24, 2017  |  Orange County, California
  APPLICATION WINDOW IS NOW CLOSED The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges' (NCJFCJ) School-Justice Partnership Institute is a two-and-a-half day event open to multidisciplinary teams who are in the early stages of building a school-justice collaborative. The goal of the Institute is to broadly educate on school-justice issues and how to collaborate to reduce the number of youth...
Protecting Victims and Communities from Firearms in Domestic Violence Cases: Collaborative Strategies Webinar
April 26, 2017
60-MINUTE WEBINARDate: Wednesday, April 26, 2017Time: 11 a.m. PDT / 2 p.m. EDTPresented by: Nancy Hart, JD, Senior Program Attorney, NCJFCJDarren Mitchell, JD, NCJFCJ Consultant Is your community doing all it can to prevent firearms-related violence perpetrated by abusers in domestic violence cases? Are you encountering challenges to implementing existing state, tribal, and federal firearms...
Institute for New Juvenile and Family Court Judges 2017
April 24, 2017 to April 28, 2017  |  Reno, Nevada
Renaissance Downtown Reno Hotel
  The Institute for New Juvenile and Family Court Judges is designed specifically for state and tribal judicial officers who are new to the juvenile and family court bench or who are returning to the bench after other assignments and desire a refresher course.   This intensive 4½ day program, previously known as Core College, is designed so participants can leave with increased knowledge,...
Using Continuous Quality Improvement to Create Your Perfect Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Webinar
April 19, 2017
Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Time: 10:30 a.m. Pacific / 1:30 p.m. Eastern Duration: 1.5 hour(s) Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) is a process that can help juvenile justice organizations, including JDTCs, use their own data to continually improve services with the goal of achieving the best possible outcomes for youth. Regularly assessing the team and program’s performance is the only way...
National Judicial Institute on Domestic Child Sex Trafficking
March 6, 2017 to March 7, 2017  |  Austin, Texas
The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges is pleased to announce that the next National Judicial Institute on Domestic Child Sex Trafficking will take place in Austin, Texas on March 6-7, 2017. The Institute, which addresses the serious issue of sex trafficking of children in the United States, is the result of a dynamic partnership between the U.S. Department of Justice, Office...
2017 National Conference on Juvenile Justice
February 12, 2017 to February 15, 2017  |  New York, New York
New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square
             Download the Save the Date flier here. Join us in the Big Apple as we bring this vital and important educational opportunity featuring cutting edge information, state-of-the-art programs and current research in the juvenile justice system. Some of the featured topics will include: alternatives to detention, trauma-informed justice, cross-over youth, deep-end youth, dating violence,...
Developing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Your School-Justice Partnership Webinar
January 12, 2017
Please join the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ), supported by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's School Justice Collaboration Program, for the Developing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for your School-Justice Partnership Webinar.  Date: Thursday, January 12, 2017 Time: 12:00 p.m. Eastern / 11:00 a.m. Central / 10:00 a.m. Mountain / 9:00...
Bridging the Gap Web Discussion: What Do Judges Need To Know About Teens and Dating Violence?
December 28, 2016
WHO SHOULD ATTEND Current, former, and future juvenile and family court judges   ABOUT THE WEBINAR Teen Dating Violence (TDV) is prevalent. 1 in 3 teens have experienced some kind of abuse in their romantic relationships. This webinar will serve dual purposes toward education on TDV.    First, what is TDV? As a result of this webinar, participants will be better able to (1) define TDV and...
Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop
December 4, 2016 to December 7, 2016  |  Santa Fe, New Mexico
The National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence (NJIDV), a partnership of Futures Without Violence, the NCJFCJ, and the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, offers hands-on, highly interactive workshops that will provide an essential foundation for new and experienced state, tribal, and territorial judges and judicial officers to enhance their skills in handling...
Enhancing Responses to Youth Behavior in Juvenile Drug Courts Regional Conference
November 15, 2016 to November 16, 2016  |  Atlanta, Georgia
The Enhancing Responses to Youth Behavior in Juvenile Drug Courts Regional Training will help juvenile drug court teams and practitioners assess and improve program operations, gain a better understanding of best practices and a more in-depth view of the intended model for juvenile drug courts.   Training topics will include:  Targeting - Finding the Right Youth for Your Program, Addressing...