OJDDA Training

2018 Training Calendar


OJDDA 2018 Annual Conference

Date: October 14-16, 2018          Location: Bend, OR.



Courtroom Training

Date: November 7, 2018     Location: Salem, OR.

Trainers: Rich Robison, John Lynch

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Custody (Detention) Worker Training

Date: April 9-13, 2018                    Location: Salem, OR.

Trainers: Dan Carr, Detention Managers

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Community Supervision of High Risk Adolescent Sex Offenders and The Juvenile Sexual Offender Assessment Protocol (JSOAP II)

Date: April 17-18, 2018       Location: Dallas, OR    

Trainers: Rich Robison, John Lynch

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Effective Practices in Community Supervision (EPICS)

Date: May 22-24, 2018           Location: Gleneden Beach, OR.          

Trainers: Sonya Littledeer-Evans, Debbie Martin, Rachael Mark, Jay Trost

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Field Safety and Professional Self Care

Date: July 24, 2018                    Location: Medford, OR
Professional Self-Care
9:00AM to 4:00pm

Date:  July 25, 2018
Workplace Safety
8:30am to 12:30pm

Trainers:  Heather Phillips and Julie Bitz

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PREA Training Course

Date: August 28-29, 2018                      Location: Bend, OR.

Trainers: Dan Carr, Shawn Nielsen

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Cross Cultural Communication, Equity and Inclusion

Date: June 12-13, 2018           Location: Redmond, OR.

Trainers: Sonya Littledeer-Evans, Rachael Mark

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Fundamental Skills for Juvenile Workers

Date: August 13-16, 2018       Location: Prineville, OR.

Trainers: Rich Robinson, John Lynch, Heather Phillips, Rachael Mark, Mandy Decker

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EPICS Coding and Coaching Training

Date: September 13, 2018          Location: Oregon City, OR

Trainers: Sonya Littledeer-Evans, Rachel Mark, Debbie Martin, Julie Bitz, Jay Trost

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Custody (Detention) Worker Training

Date: October 1-5, 2018                    Location: Eugene, OR.

Trainers: Dan Carr

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Speaker Handouts & Presentations - See Below

Developmental Relationships

Finding Hope in Prison

Building Resilience Through Mindful Compassion 

Interstate Compact for Juveniles

Does your Girl’s Program meet Gender-Responsive and Trauma-Informed Best Practices?

Sex Offense Registration Hearing Report Instructional Guide

HB 4074

Essential Elements of a Trauma-Informed Juvenile Justice System

So I am Trauma Informed Presentation

A Quick Guide for Busy Parents

Teen Law School

Ellis Amdur

Mac Bledsoe

2018 Training Costs



For further information or inquiries, please contact OJDDA at: training@ojdda.org.

Fundamental Skills for Juvenile Workers:

This 32-hour introductory course is designed for Juvenile Justice probation workers/court counselors who are in their first year of employment.  The topics are designed to give participants a general overview of the basic skills utilized in the day-to-day operations of Juvenile Justice. The presentations will provide an opportunity for learning through lecture, discussion, and demonstration, following evidence-based best practices and cultural awareness.  This course is also an opportunity to network with other probation workers/court counselors from around the state.

            Community Supervision of High Risk Adolescent Sex Offenders - JSOAP

Field Safety for Juvenile Probation Staff & Professional Self-Care

Effective Practices in Community Supervision Training

Cross Cultural Communication, Equity and Inclusion

Detention Worker Training

Certification form that will need to be filled out by a director or supervisor from the county requesting certification.  Once completed, send the form to training@ojdda.org.

Training Committee 

Chair: Sonya Littledeer-Evans, Deschutes County
Joe Ferguson, Jackson County
Jay Trost, Curry County
Stacia Tyacke, Columbia County
Mandy Decker, Wallowa County
Debbie Martin, OYA

Training Faculty - - Email All Trainers at trainers@ojdda.org           

Julie Bitz, Clackamas Co.                                                                 
Rich Robison, Polk Co.                         
Mike Miller, Marion Co.                        
John Lynch, Yamhill Co.                       
Heather Phillips, Lincoln Co.                
Craig Bachman, Multnomah Co.            
Jay Trost, Curry Co.                                       
Mandy Decker, Wallowa Co.           
Scott Paasch, Yamhill Co.
Dan Carr, Douglas Co.
Sonya Littledeer-Evans, Deschutes Co.
Jean Nicholas, Jackson Co.
Debbie Martin, OYA
Rachael Holley, Washington Co.

Email Your Training Questions to training@ojdda.org

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