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NCJ Number: 69066 Find in a Library
Title: ACA (AMERICAN CORRECTIONAL ASSOCIATION) STANDARDS AND ACCREDITATION (FROM SIXTH NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON JUVENILE JUSTICE, 1979)
Author(s): E D WRIGHT; L G ARTHUR; J MCNULTY
Corporate Author: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
United States of America

National District Atorneys Assoc
United States of America

Teach 'Em Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Sponsoring Agency: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Reno, NV 89507
National District Atorneys Assoc
Alexandria, VA 22314
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Teach 'Em Inc
Chicago, IL 60611
Sale Source: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
P.O. Box 8970
Reno, NV 89507
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE STANDARDS AND ACCREDITATION OF THE AMERICAN CORRECTIONAL ASSOCIATION AND THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF JUVENILE AND FAMILY COURT JUDGES ARE DISCUSSED.
Abstract: A CONSULTANT FOR THE AMERICAN CORRECTIONAL ASSOCIATION REVIEWS THE ADVANTAGES OF ACCREDITATION FOR CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES. THEN, A JUVENILE COURT JUDGE EXPLAINS THAT ACCREDITATION OF JUVENILE COURTS THROUGH THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF JUVENILE AND FAMILY COURT JUDGES INVOLVES BOTH A SELF-APPRAISAL BY A COURT AND AN APPRAISAL BY A COUNCIL STAFF MEMBER USING 230 STANDARDS SELECTED BY JUVENILE COURT JUDGES. THE AUDIOTAPE CASSETTE IS INTENDED FOR CORRECTIONAL AND COURT PROFESSIONALS. A TABLE OF CONTENTS IS INCLUDED, BUT OTHER SUPPORTING MATERIALS ARE NOT PROVIDED.
Index Term(s): Accreditation; American Correctional Association (ACA); Audiovisual aids; Correctional facilities; Juvenile court procedures; National Council of Juvenile Court Judges; Workshops and seminars
Note: *This document is currently unavailable from NCJRS. THIS PROGRAM IS PART OF ONE SIDE OF THE CASSETTE. FOR THE PROGRAM WHICH COMPRISES THE REST OF THE SIDE, SEE NCJ-69067. FOR THE PROGRAM ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE CASSETTE, SEE NCJ-69065.
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