Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare: Multi-System Integration Certificate Program Accepting Applications

Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare: Multi-System Integration Certificate Program Accepting Applications

The Center for Juvenile Justice Reform (CJJR) at Georgetown University's McCourt School of Public Policy is pleased to announce that the The Center for Juvenile Justice Reform (CJJR) at Georgetown University's McCourt School of Public Policy is pleased to announce that the application window for the 2014 Multi-System Integration Program is now open through July 25, 2014.  The Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare: Multi-System Integration Certificate Program is a weeklong program in November of intensive study designed for those who want to improve outcomes for youth known to multiple systems of care by improving multi-system integration and collaboration.  The program is conducted by CJJR, in collaboration with the National Catholic School of Social Service at Catholic University of America. Information Link

The Multi-System Integration program utilizes a multi-systems and multi-disciplinary approach in focusing on programs and practices that relate to children and youth who are known across systems of care, particularly juvenile justice and child welfare; also known as "crossover youth." The purpose of the program is to bring together current and future leaders to increase their knowledge about multi-system reform efforts related to crossover youth, improve the operation of their organizations in serving this population, provide an opportunity for the development of collaborative leadership skills, and create a mutually supportive network of individuals across the country committed to systems reform.