Competency of Individuals with I/DD in the Criminal Justice System: A Call to Action for the Criminal Justice Community
September 22nd, 1:00-3:00 p.m. EDT
Join NCCJD as we delve into the world of competency in the criminal justice system. Hear from some of the authors from our competency white paper discuss topics such as competency to stand trial, competency to waive Miranda rights, and the impact of guardianship and supported decision making on defendants in the criminal justice system. More information to follow. To register, click here
NCCJD seeks to engage professionals, people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their family members to better understand criminal justice and disability-related issues and provide information on current topics of greatest interest to them. To achieve this goal, NCCJD will be offering six webinars from October 2015 – October 2017. Webinars will be archived and made available for viewing 2-5 business days after the live event.
NCCJD’s webinars are highly informative, easy to access and a great way to stay informed about criminal justice and disability issues. Please note all webinars will provide closed captioning upon request. We value your feedback, and it is our goal to provide the most conducive and effective learning platform possible.
Future webinars will be posted below, along with a link to register, in the coming months. To view a past, recorded webinar, see our webinar archive.