In this module, you will learn about the criminal justice system from arrest to incarceration and release. This is an overview of the system that should provide a context for trainees to understand how the criminal justice system operates and the impact it can have on families and children. Trainees will also learn about child development focusing on how children are impacted by parental incarceration. This is an overview of normal child development and should provide a context for trainees to understand how incarceration can impact the development and behavior of children.
In this module trainees will learn about positive youth development and mentoring.
In this module, trainees will learn about how parental incarceration impacts relative caregivers. This module should provide a context for trainees to understand the role of relative and kinship caregivers in the child's life and the stressors that impact the family.
In this module, trainees will learn about cultural competence and the effect that culture has on families and children of incarcerated parents.