NCCJD Webinar: Sex Offenders/Suspects with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Thursday Jul 30, 2015 - 01:30pm EDT
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Through NCCJD’s national information and referral process, we continue to see cases of sex offenses by people with I/DD that are well outside the stereotypical instances portrayed by the media. NCCJD’s white paper and webinar on the topic will highlight current issues in the field, as well as promising practices from across the country including: Writing a community safety plan Research from Ohio focusing on the characteristics and offense patterns of 160 individuals with DD Ohio’s response to addressing the service needs of individuals with I/DD who have been convicted of committing a sexual offense Specialized employment services for people with disabilities and sex offending behavior Evaluations and risk assessments of people with I/DD An overview of the negative impact of Megan’s law consequences on the I/DD population Right to representation and how to provide effective representation to this population Webinar participants will be the first to obtain NCCJD’s white paper on the topic of sex offenders with I/DD which delves even deeper into the issues addressed on the webinar.

1825 K Street NW
Washington, DC 20006
United States
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WebEx cost and transcription
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Leigh Ann Davis
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- Private group -