Our Services

Creating effective solutions for our clients is our priority. Our recommendations are practical and grounded in real-world experience.

We understand the unique challenges and issues facing juvenile justice providers and agencies, and we strive to assist our clients in overcoming obstacles and ensuring sound program implementation and services. Information is knowledge. We help our clients document their successes and effectively evaluate their outcomes. We are not satisfied until we deliver the results you need.

Research

Training

  • Aggression Replacement Training®
  • Applied Change Strategies
  • Change Management
  • Communicating for Change for Direct Care Staff
  • Crossroads Juvenile Curricula
  • Effective Management Strategies
  • Evidence-Based Practices in Juvenile Justice
  • Gender-Responsive Programming
  • Implementation Strategies and Action Planning
  • Legal Rights of Juveniles
  • Motivational Interviewing (MINT Certified)
  • National Training and Curricula Institute
  • Practical Skills for Emotional Literacy
  • Quality Assurance Improvement
  • Skillstreaming the Adolescent
  • Strengths-Based Training
  • Thinking for a Change

Prior Experience Includes

  • Annual statewide Fear of Crime Survey administered to Floridians
  • National Council on Crime and Delinquency (NCCD) Case Tracking and Youth Follow-Up Questionnaire
  • Correctional facility surveys of inmate violence
  • Vehicle Anti-Theft Network Survey in Baltimore, MD
  • Structured surveys of public defenders, state attorneys, juvenile probation officers, and commitment managers on services available to female juvenile offenders in Florida
  • Peer review staff and management surveys
  • Restorative justice knowledge acquisition surveys for youths in the juvenile justice system
  • In-depth comprehensive interviews of female juvenile offenders in Florida
  • Educational attainment tracking surveys for youths confined to residential juvenile justice facilities.

Other services include:

  • Correctional Program Assessment Inventory (CPAI) Reviews
  • Quality Assurance Monitoring
  • Staff and Client Satisfaction
  • Behavior Management System Review
  • Identification of Implementation Barriers
  • Technical Assistance for Program Staff
  • Evidence-Based Trainings
  • Action Plan Development and Implementation

Fidelity Monitoring & Documentation

Effective delivery of program services is dependent upon consistent internal fidelity monitoring. The Justice Research Center provides clients with assistance in comprehensively tracking treatment fidelity and proactive management of barriers to successful service delivery.