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Webinar To Discuss Desktop Resource for Youth in Confinement Practitioners
On August 27, 2014, at 2 p.m. ET, the OJJDP-sponsored National Center for Youth in Custody will present “The Desktop Guide to Quality Practice for Working with Youth in Confinement Facilities.” This 90-minute Webinar will discuss a resource guide for computers and mobile reading devices to help facility leadership and staff meet the needs of youth in custody. Presenters will explain the guide’s content, how to navigate its Web site, and ways to use it as a training and education tool.