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.

April 14, 2013 to April 17, 2013  |  San Francisco, California
The Tuscan Inn
This workshop is full. Additional Enhancing Judicial Skills workshops have been scheduled for September and December. If you'd like to be considered for one of these upcoming workshops, please contact the registrar. The National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence (NJIDV), a partnership of the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, the National Council of Juvenile and...
April 8, 2013 to April 12, 2013  |  Reno, Nevada
University of Nevada Campus
This Institute is designed specifically for state and tribal judicial officers who are new to the juvenile and family court bench, or who are returning to this bench after other assignments and desire a refresher course. The curriculum for this intensive 4 ½ day Institute, previously known as Core College, is designed to encourage core competencies for juvenile and family court judges, and...
December 2, 2012 to December 5, 2012  |  Santa Fe, NM
La Fonda on the Plaza
The National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence (NJIDV), a partnership of the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, and Futures Without Violence (formerly the Family Violence Prevention Fund), offers hands-on, highly interactive workshops that will provide an essential foundation for new and experienced state,...
October 21, 2012 to October 24, 2012  |  Reno, NV
The National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence (NJIDV), a partnership of the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, and Futures Without Violence (formerly the Family Violence Prevention Fund), offers three-day, hands-on, highly interactive workshops that will provide an essential foundation for new and...
October 5, 2012  |  Reno, NV
Nevada Museum of Art
Join NCJFCJ as we explore Richard Ross’s powerful and compelling series of photographs, Juvenile-In-Justice, documenting and examining the placement and treatment of American juveniles incarcerated in facilities in the United States. For the past five years, Ross has interviewed and photographed both pre-adjudicated and committed youth in the juvenile justice system. To date, he has visited over...
August 12, 2012 to August 15, 2012  |  Minnetonka, MN
Sheraton Minneapolis West
The National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence (NJIDV), a partnership of Futures Without Violence (formerly Family Violence Prevention Fund), the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, and the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, offers a four-day, hands-on, highly interactive workshop that will help new and experienced state court and tribal court...
July 15, 2012 to July 18, 2012  |  New Orleans, LA
Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
  Our 75th Annual Conference was held in New Orleans, Louisiana, and featured a wide range of juvenile and family law topics including child abuse and neglect, trauma, custody and visitation, judicial leadership, juvenile justice, domestic violence, drug courts, and substance abuse. The conference focused on the theme Tomorrow's Courts Today: Back to the Future in the Big Easy offering sessions...
July 9, 2012 to July 11, 2012  |  Phoenix, AZ
Embassy Suites Phoenix - Biltmore
The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, in partnership with Futures Without Violence (formerly the Family Violence Prevention Fund) and with the support of the Office for Victims of Crimes (OVC), will offer a new three-day, highly interactive workshop that will help state court and tribal court judges enhance their skills and ability to respond to cases involving adolescents and...
June 21, 2012 to June 23, 2012  |  Chicago, IL
Hilton Suites Chicago Magnificent Mile
The National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence (NJIDV), a partnership of Futures Without Violence (formerly Family Violence Prevention Fund), the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, and U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women presents the Continuing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Program (CJS) which is specifically designed for judges who...
June 11, 2012 to June 15, 2012  |  Reno, NV
  The Child Abuse and Neglect Institute (CANI) was created in 1996 to provide training in dependency court best practices for judicial officers. This week-long training program brings together national and local faculty to teach on core topics including hearing practice, child development, substance abuse, and cutting-edge court improvement developments, among other topics. Offered as a highly...

Pages