|What Works? Keeping Court-Involved Youth in Their Homes and Communities|
Thursday, May 3, 2012 6:30 pm-8:00 pm
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This panel, which includes providers, academics, and researchers, will discuss what we know is working to keep court-involved youth in their communities and out of residential placements. A variety of evidence-based models, alternatives to detention/incarceration programs, and after-care programs will be discussed.
Moderator: LAURENCE BUSCHING, Executive Deputy Commissioner, Division of Youth and Family Justice, NYC Administration for Children’s Services
Speakers: PIERRE DESHAUTEURS, MST Director, JBFCS Staten Island Family; STEPHEN DOUGLAS, Associate Director FYI Services, CAS; MICHELE GALIETTA, Director Ph.D. Program in Clinical Psychology; Director of Clinical Training; Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice; YUMARI MARTINEZ, Associate Director, Center on Youth Justice, Vera Institute of Justice; SYLVIA ROWLANDS, Director Blue Sky Program, New York Foundling Hospital
Sponsored by: Council on Children, Stephanie Gendell, Chair; Committee on Juvenile Justice, Lynn Leopold, Chair
Event Location: 42 West 44th St. (bet. 5th & 6th Ave.)