THE COUNCIL OF JUVENILE JUSTICE ADMINISTRATORS

Formally formed in 1994 as The Council of Juvenile Correctional Administrators (CJCA), The Council of Juvenile Justice Administrators (CJJA) is a national non-profit organization focused on the improvement of local juvenile correctional services, programs and practices so the youths within the systems succeed when they return to the community

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Upcoming Meetings and Events

March 2021
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March 1, 2021 March 2, 2021

All day: CJJA and CCAS Present: Promoting Treatment-Based Youth Engagement Strategies

March 3, 2021 March 4, 2021 March 5, 2021 March 6, 2021 March 7, 2021
March 8, 2021 March 9, 2021 March 10, 2021 March 11, 2021 March 12, 2021 March 13, 2021 March 14, 2021
March 15, 2021 March 16, 2021 March 17, 2021 March 18, 2021 March 19, 2021 March 20, 2021 March 21, 2021
March 22, 2021 March 23, 2021 March 24, 2021 March 25, 2021 March 26, 2021 March 27, 2021 March 28, 2021
March 29, 2021 March 30, 2021 March 31, 2021 April 1, 2021 April 2, 2021 April 3, 2021 April 4, 2021

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”Although room confinement remains a staple in most juvenile facilities, it is a sanction that can have deadly consequences…. more than 50 percent of all youths’ suicides in juvenile facilities occurred while young people were isolated alone in their rooms and that more than 60 percent of young people who committed suicide in custody had a history of being held in isolation.” Lindsay M. Hayes

Juvenile Suicide in Confinement: A National Study. 2004