Enhance your ability to combat alcohol and drug abuse in your tribal community. Recognize how trauma impacts drug and alcohol abuse in tribal communities. Identify current trends and best practices for tribal justice systems to strengthen multi-disciplinary approaches to healing and justice. Four disciplinary tracks of training are being offered: alcohol and substance abuse, tribal justice strategic planning, tribal courts, and tribal probation.
Conference topics include:
Transmission of maladaptive coping through epigenetics
Sentencing alternatives - looking beyond incarceration
Traditional approaches to adjudication
Theory, assessment and treatment of complex trauma
Drug identification and recognition to support tribal justice
Arrive Early for the Pre-Conference June 14, 2016!
Pre-Conference topics include: Successes or pre-trial services, lessons learned, and alternatives to incarceration. A tour of Pascua Yaqui tribal courts will also be conducted.
Please note, you will be asked if participating in the pre-conference events on June 14th on the registration form for the conference. Please use the "Register" link below to register for both events.
This conference has been approved by the U.S. DOJ