CPOC On-Demand

Training

California Pretrial Training: Introduction to Pretrial

This course will provide foundational knowledge about pretrial services, and it will lay the groundwork for future, more in-depth training sessions. The course will cover the roles pretrial services may play throughout the pretrial phase, the legal and evidence-based principles underlying the pretrial phase and the provision of pretrial services, issues of racial equity within pretrial services, and the key distinctions between probation supervision and pretrial services. 

Training

Changes in Criminal Procedure Effective 2022: What Probation Officers Need to Know

This course will review the most important 2021 legislation changing California felony procedural rules relevant to probation officers and will emphasize those changes that will be reflected in reports to the court. Probation officers will be aware of new legislative changes as they relate to SB567, AB518, SB81, SB317, SB483, AB333, and SB73, and identify new statutes on release of probationers after arrest on a violation of probation.

Instructor: Judge Richard Couzens (Retired)

Cost – $40.00 ($37.50 STC + $2.50 Registration Fee)

Training

Vicarious Trauma: Learning the Importance of Self Care

This 2-hour self-paced training will assist officers with understanding the impact working with traumatized justice involved youth has on their minds and bodies. Officers will examine the sources of their stress and learn ways to identify ways to reduce that stress. Additionally, officers will examine ways they can be exposed to trauma vicariously and recognize the importance of self-care to combat burnout.

Instructor: Dr. Jennifer R. Jones-Damis, PsyD, LPC

Cost – $40.00 ($37.50 STC + $2.50 Registration Fee)

Training

Implementation Overview of New Laws 2022 – Juvenile

This 2-hour on-demand presentation will summarize and provide information on newly signed laws pertaining to juvenile probation. This session will discuss considerations and implications in implementing recently enacted legislation impacting probation departments and related state and local systems. This course is intended for probation professionals at all levels.

Presenters:
Danielle Sanchez, CPOC Legislative Director 
Rosie McCool, CPOC Deputy Director 

Cost – $40.00 ($37.50 STC + $2.50 Registration Fee)

STC Number: 00492507 (2 STC Hours)

Certification Date: 11/2021 Expiration Date: 11/2023

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Training

Implementation Overview of New Laws 2022 – Adult

This 2-hour on-demand presentation will summarize and provide information on newly signed laws pertaining to adult probation. This session will discuss considerations and implications in implementing recently enacted legislation impacting probation departments and related state and local systems. This course is intended for probation professionals at all levels.

Presenters:
Danielle Sanchez, CPOC Legislative Director 
Karen Pank, CPOC Executive Director 

Cost – $40.00 ($37.50 STC + $2.50 Registration Fee)

Training

Understanding and Addressing Implicit Bias in the Justice System

Implicit bias is the automatic association we make between groups of people and stereotypes about those groups. None of us are immune to this and under certain conditions, these automatic associations can influence behavior, making people respond in biased ways even when they are not explicitly prejudiced.  This training will demonstrate that it is possible to mend the harm that racial stereotypes do to our minds and our public safety and offer ways to address it. 

Instructor: Dr. Jennifer R. Jones-Damis, PsyD, LPC

Training

California Legislative Process

This course will focus on “how a bill becomes a law” but also why it’s important to probation and your local planning. The training will cover the basic process as well as strategic concepts used historically and legislative trends that matter to the industry. This on-demand training will aim to peel back some of the layers how and why things happen that impact your day to day work. The course will cover both legislation as well as the state budget process using probation issues as the focus. The course is designed for anyone in probation but most useful for those involved in implement new laws or conduct legislative reviews.

Instructor: Karen Pank

Cost – $40.00 ($37.50 STC + $2.50 Registration Fee)

STC Number: 00963411 (2 STC Hour)

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Training

Adolescent Brain Science

Hear adolescent brain development expert Dr. Laurence Steinberg discuss the emerging adult brain science that should be informing our approach to juveniles and young adults in the justice system. Probation Officers has an important role in expanding opportunities for young people to develop in positive ways. Dr. Steinberg’s discussion will focus on facilitating positive development of young people in helping them become successful and competent adults.

Instructor: Dr. Laurence Steinberg

Cost – $30.00 ($18.75 STC + $11.25 Registration Fee)

STC Number: 05091036 (1 STC Hour)

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Training

Crisis Intervention Skills and Fostering Resilience in Corrections

This on demand webinar introduces participants to conflict resolution techniques to assist in de-escalating situations with clients and how to identify potentially triggering situations in order to intervene before escalation. Additionally, officers will be able to learn about resilience and the important role they play in fostering resilience in their clients. 

Instructor: Jennifer R. Jones-Damis, PsyD, LPC

Cost – $40.00 ($37.50 STC + $2.50 Registration Fee)

STC Number: 06321187 (2 STC Hours)

Training

Understanding Mental Illness in Corrections

The intersection of mental health and the behaviors leading to the justice system are at times difficult to distinguish. As a result, more and more officers working in communities and detention centers are often faced with individuals diagnosed with mental illnesses.  This training for officers and personnel in the criminal justice system in anticipation of the range of psychological challenges, diagnosed and undiagnosed, they are likely to encounter in their daily work.

Instructor: Dr. Jennifer R. Jones-Damis, PsyD, LPC

Cost – $40.00 ($37.50 STC + $2.50 Registration Fee)

STC Number: STC # 03422124 (2 STC Hours)