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James Bonta

  • The Strategic Training Initiative in Community Supervision: Risk-Need-Responsivity in the Real World

    The application of the risk-need-responsivity (RNR) model of offender rehabilitation to one-on-one supervision of offenders placed under probation

  • The Role of Program Design, Implementation, and Evaluation in Evidence-Based “Real World” Community Supervision

    The use of Strategy in Training Initiative in Community Supervision (STICS), a comprehensive model for community supervision, is discussed.

  • Evaluating the Predictive Validity of Risk/Need Assessments: Recommendations for Correctional Agencies and Criminal Justice Researchers

    These presentation slides should be read before anyone begins to investigate which risk/needs instrument to use in their agency or organization.

  • Implementing Evidence-Based Practices in Community Corrections

    “Community corrections researchers and practitioners face many barriers when trying to implement evidence-based programs and practices in the field