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Community-based corrections

Putting the Pieces Together: Practical Strategies for Implementing Evidence-Based Practices

This manual is designed to be used both as a checklist of key management concepts and as a reminder of important organizational issues that need to be addressed to achieve positive public safety outcomes in an evidence-based environment.

Implementing Evidence-Based Policy and Practice in Community Corrections: Second Edition

This is a guide for agencies to transform themselves into evidence-based organizations.

Community Corrections Response to Domestic Violence: Guidelines for Practice

This document provides conceptual information and practical tools to develop or enhance an effective proactive community supervision approach for domestic violence cases.

PREA Statewide Probation and Parole Direction

This paper is the initial product of the work group [of six state directors of probation and parole] and summarizes its deliberations and findings.

Improving Outcomes for People with Mental Illnesses Under Community Corrections Supervision: A Guide to Research-Informed Policy and Practice

This guide is organized around policymakers’ common questions about people with mental illnesses under community corrections supervision and the type and effectiveness of strategies designed to respond to this population.

Implementing the Family Support Approach for Community Supervision

Implementation of the Family Support Approach for Community Supervision is explained. 

Topics in Community Corrections, Annual Issue 2007: Promising Strategies in Transition from Prison

This issue of NIC's Topics in Community Corrections focuses on the transition from prison to the community.

Environmental Scan Update - 2005

This report gives a broad overview of selected current and anticipated trends. It can used by corrections professional to inform their work.

Two Probation Officer/Offender Contact Sessions (PO 1 & 2) [Motivational Interviewing]

Two role-played scenarios can be used in training or skill coding sessions.

Gangs, Community and Corrections [Videoconference held June 10, 1998]

This is a 2-hour forum on gang-related criminal activity in the community and within the correctional environment.


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