This webinar will focus on both the violence and aggression women have experienced as well as when they have perpetrated them.
Covington, Stephanie S.
This Webinar explores the specifics of becoming trauma-informed, as well as the guiding principles for gender-responsive services. Learning objectives are: define the terms trauma-informed and gender-responsive; discuss the process of trauma; and provide specific examples of effective interventions for girls.
The Gender-Responsive Program Assessment tool is an instrument by which program administrators, program evaluators, agency monitors and staff can evaluate the gender responsiveness of programs for women and girls and obtain feedback that can be used to improve the quality of a program’s services.
Guidance is offered for those individuals seeking to more effectively respond to the behavior and circumstances of the female offender.
A Summary of Research, Practice, and Guiding Principles for Women Offenders. The Gender-Responsive Strategies Project: Approach and Findings
Reviews information on gender-specific policies, programs, and services in corrections.
Effective Management of Female Inmates: Applying the Research on Gender Responsive Correctional Strategies to Local Jails
Research, practice, and guiding principles related to gender-responsive strategies and utilized in jail settings are exchanged.