Effective re-entry is good public safety: make plans now to attend the 139th Congress of Correction Aug. 7-12, 2009.

Position:EVENT HIGHLIGHTS - Calendar

Friday, Aug. 7

Healthcare Professional Interest Section Reception

6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 8

Healthcare Professional Interest Section Special Session and Luncheon

12 p.m.-1:45 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 9

Exhibit Hall Open House

4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 10

ACA General Session

8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 11

Exhibit Hall Grand Prize Drawing

11:45 a.m.

E.R. Cass Banquet/Entertainment

7 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 12

Delegate Assembly Meeting

9 a.m.-12 p.m.


139th Congress of Correction Workshop Schedule

Saturday, Aug. 8, 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

A-l Maintaining Professional Boundaries in Correctional Health Care: Staff Training and Accountability (CE)

A-2 Integration of MET, CBT and Self-Help Approaches Into the Therapeutic Community Model (CE)

A-3 Understanding and Implementing PREA Programs

A-4 The Corporate Pathway to Addressing Retention and Creating a Great Place to Work

A-5 Substance Abuse Behind the Fence: Testing Options (CE)

Saturday, Aug. 8, 10:00 a.m. -11:30 p.m.

A-6 Anti-coagulation Management in Corrections (CE)

A-7 Telepsychiatry: A Clinical/Administrative Integrated Approach (CE)

A-8 Jail Alternatives and Reduced Recidivism: Building Momentum for a Full Community Collaboration

A-9 The Americans with Disabilities Act and Corrections: Legal Requirements Translated Into Practice (CE)

A-10 Using Force or Responding to Resistance--An Approach to Reducing Incidents of Force and Improving Staff Safety

A-11 A Question of Evidence: Critique of Risk Assessment Models Used in the Justice System

Saturday, Aug. 8, 12 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Healthcare Professional Interest Section Special Session and Luncheon

Saturday, Aug. 8, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

A-12 It's the Principle: Leadership and the Ethical Workplace

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

A-13 How to Make "What Works" Work for You

A-14 Linking Correctional Mental Health to the Community (CE)

A-15 The Second Chance Act: Involving Crime Victim Services to Ensure Successful Offender Reentry

Saturday, Aug. 8, 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

A-16 Patient Satisfaction in the Correctional Health Care Environment (CE)

A-l7 Discovering New Frontiers--Virtual Recruiting

A-18 Challenges for Corrections: Demographics, State Budgets and Public Expectations

(* no A-19 workshop)

A-20 Care of Aging and Infirm Inmates (CE)

Sunday, Aug. 9, 9 a.m. -10:30 a.m.

B-l The Art of Simulations

B-2 Alternative Sentencing and Drug Courts: Are They Effective?

B-3 Cell Phone Dogs

B-4 Maintenance of a Positive...

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