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Oral Presentation Mental Health Victims Services Counselling in prisons program Loretta Allen-Weinstein
Poster + short oral presentation Poster Orals (10 mins each) “The best school I’ve ever been to”: Re-connecting with education in youth detention, Australia-wide Stravroola Anderson Poster
Oral Presentation Safety, security and CVE Radicalisation and violent extremism: Early intervention opportunities at the juvenile justice frontline Sarah Andruchow
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation ‘Crossover kids’: Effective responses to children and young people in the youth justice and statutory child protection systems Dr Susan Baidawi N/A
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation Mitigating the biases of evidence-based public policy through co-design: Lessons learned from Aotearoa New Zealand Youth Justice Benjamin Bielski
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation A new way to support tamariki (children) who have offended Allan Boreham, Liz Marsden
Oral Presentation Mental Health Suicide in adolescents exposed to the youth justice system: A 22-year retrospective data linkage study Dr Rohan Borschmann
Poster + short oral presentation Poster Orals (10 mins each) Oranga Rangatahi: Whakangao kia Haumaru a Rangatahi. Investing in Prevention – An innovative indigenous approach to tackle youth offending Shaun Brown, Rose Wereta,Pamela South
Oral Presentation Innovative Responses Juvenile Justice New South Wales (JJNSW) Practice Framework: A conceptual map guiding innovative, evidence-based interventions in youth justice in NSW Kristina Bustamante
Oral Presentation Family and Domestic Violence Legal responses to adolescents using family violence – doing more harm than good? Elena Campbell
Panel Session Early intervention – the roles of schools, police, communities and courts in diverting young people from the criminal justice system Joseph Cassar, Dominic Teakle, Alex Sakis, Mark Wall (chair)
Oral Presentation Connections for Change RISEUP – working together to improve outcomes for young people Joseph Cassar, Dominic Teakle
Oral Presentation Emerging Technologies Potential applications of data science in assessing security risk A/Prof. Garner Clancey N/A
Plenary Ngaga-dji (hear me) – Young Voice Creating Change for Justice Indi Clarke
Oral Presentation Emerging Technologies Digital shackles or rehabilitative technology? Electronic monitoring in the Northern Territory’s youth justice system Elizabeth Colliver
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation Family support and the Children’s Court Dr Emma Colvin
Oral Presentation Innovative Responses Innovative approaches to social inclusion, participation and rehabilitation of young people intersecting the youth justice system Lauren Cusick, Conrad Connolly
Oral Presentation Meeting Diverse Needs Design, delivery and evaluation of Qld Youth Justice’s Transition 2 Success (T2S) therapeutic and vocational service model Nicholas Dwyer, Natasha Doherty
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation Western Region remand reduction strategy: To reduce the over-representation of Aboriginal clients in custody Greg Edwards, Kelvin Cook
Plenary Finding solutions for youth justice systems across Australia: International perspectives, local applications  Julie Edwards
Oral Presentation Safety, security and CVE A multi-disciplinary allied health approach to Youth Justice services in South Australia Luke Francis, Amanda White
Oral Presentation Family and Domestic Violence Young people as perpetrators of domestic and family violence in NSW: Offenders, victims and context Karen Freeman
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation Embedding Indigenous cultural competency in criminal justice curriculum Annette Gainsford
Oral Presentation Mental Health Innovation and collaboration in custodial youth justice – translating a mental health model to the custodial setting to reduce conflict and improve safety for all Madeleine Gardiner, Patrick Ryan, Adrian Bol
Oral Presentation Safety, security and rehabilitation Dynamic security and behavioural supports in a custodial setting Stephen Green, Matt Smith
Plenary Supporting positive youth development: Insights from a former ‘at-risk’ youth, now a Youth Justice Attorney Francis (“Frankie”) V. Guzman N/A CYJI Video
Oral Presentation Mental Health Longitudinal and cumulative adverse childhood experiences in a sample of Australian juveniles convicted of sexual offenses Dr Danielle Harris N/A
Poster + short oral presentation Poster Orals (10 mins each) Opportunities to disrupt the trauma to prison pipeline – a multidisciplinary approach to trauma healing Kate Headley, Jane Davenport
Oral Presentation Connections for Change Characteristics of offences in a subset of youths and young adults with FASD: A qualitative content analysis Grace Kuen Yee Tan N/A
Oral Presentation Innovative Responses Accreditation pathway for youth lawyers in Queensland: What we know so far David Law, Dylan Roberts
Oral Presentation Innovative Responses Lessons learnt from implementing a robust evaluation of the Youth on Track early intervention scheme Mandy Loundar, Hamish Thorburn
Panel Session Young people and violent extremism: Practitioners reflections Peta Lowe, Sarah Andruchow, Shane Healey, Steve Barracosa, James March, Todd Donald
Oral Presentation Meeting Diverse Needs Juvenile Justice NSW: Supporting young people with an intellectual disability or cognitive impairment Ruth Marshall
Oral Presentation Emerging Technologies The role of speech-language pathology in the Queensland youth justice system Stella Martin
Oral Presentation Safety, security and rehabilitation Innovative partnership: Government, NGO, and FFT-LLC. Breaking intergenerational offending cycles through Hybrid Functional Family Therapy Phyllis Meier, Michael Williams
Panel Session Panel: Overrepresentation Changing the Record of mass incarceration of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander children: disability, disadvantage, justice reinvestment and raising the age of criminal responsibility Roxanne Moore, Scott Avery, Tammy Solonec
Plenary Becoming a bicultural service with young people at its heart: New Zealand’s quest to transform Youth Justice Gráinne Moss
Panel Session Narratives of violence and how they affect youth justice prevention and response initiatives Dr Heather Nancarrow (chair), Andrew Taukolo, Dr Karen Struthers, Elena Campbell
Oral Presentation Safety, security and CVE Program attrition among youth and its relationship with reoffending from the Changing Habits and Reaching Targets (CHART) program Jesse Nastaly
Panel Session Panel: Juvenile Justice and Family Violence Juvenile domestic and family violence Carolyn Newbigin, Dr Tamara Blakemore, Karen Freeman, Elena Campbell, Aaron Tang, Lydia Hamilton

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Oral Presentation Meeting Diverse Needs Educational experiences of young Indigenous males: The school to prison pipeline Grace O’Brien N/A
Oral Presentation Meeting Diverse Needs Improving the management of young people with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and other neurodevelopmental impairments in an Australian detention centre Hayley Passmore N/A
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation Who is overrepresented in youth justice statistics? Dr Russell Reid
Oral Presentation Safety, security and rehabilitation Emerging positive signs that trauma informed treatment interventions being used in youth facilities in US, Netherlands and Norway are reducing recidivism and restraints and improving outcomes for young people in custody Murray Robinson Churchill Paper
Oral Presentation Connections for Change The blueprint for youth justice in the ACT 2012 – 2022: Taking stock. Progress in achieving goals in youth justice in the ACT over the past six years and identifying focus areas for improvement to achieve better outcomes for children and young people Jodie Robinson, Dr Sarah Anderson
Oral Presentation Safety, security and CVE A restorative approach to countering violent extremism Kerrie Sellen
Oral Presentation Connections for Change ‘Young People Connected. Communities Protected.’ Development of a state plan in South Australia to provide vulnerable young people and their families with connected supports, programs and services Sarah Strathearn N/A
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation The Ngudjoong Billa reintegration & transition program strengthening cultural connections for Aboriginal young people Carol Thomas, David Poulier
Panel Session Panel: Mental Health Peer Support Program promotes wellness at work for Juvenile Justice employees Alison Tibbey, Janet Bels, Vicki Geach, Donna Young, Jodi Rigg
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation Contact with the youth justice system: Experience of young people in out-of-home care Kate Tillack
Oral Presentation Safety, security and rehabilitation Rehabilitation and case management: What do the recent major reviews of youth justice tell us? Shelley Turner
Oral Presentation Overrepresentation Aboriginal engagement in Juvenile Justice NSW Yvonne Weldon
Oral Presentation Innovative Responses The Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia’s (ALSWA) Youth Engagement Program: Addressing the overrepresentation of Aboriginal children in the Western Australian justice system through the provision of culturally competent, holistic, individualised, flexible and practical support to Aboriginal children in the Perth metropolitan area Victoria Williams, Sasha Greenoff

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