2017 Conference Registration

Attendees and Vendors: Registration for the 2017 Conference will be available June 1st, 2017!


If you are an Attendee or Vendor and would like to register for the Annual 2017 ILAPSC Conference, Click here.


5th Annual Illinois Association of Problem-Solving Courts Conference
October 11-13, 2017
Early Check-In October 11, 2017
Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel
201 Broadway Avenue
Normal, Illinois
2017 Conference Program 

The ILAPSC Conference brings hundreds of individuals together from around the state to explore the latest research and issues of justice-involved individuals with behavioral health needs. The ILAPSC mission is to promote problem-solving courts in Illinois by providing education, assistance, training and development through collaboration of behavioral health and justice systems.

Who Will Attend

Judges * Attorneys * Probation Officers * Substance Abuse and Mental Health Treatment Providers * Parole * Coordinators * Court Administrators * Law Enforcement Officials * Community Leaders * Educators * Practitioners, Researchers, and Policymakers * Peer and Family Advocates


The conference will feature presentations from nationally recognized speakers including:

David A. D'Amora, M.S., LPC, CFC, Seior Advisor, Council of State Governments Juctice Center
Hon. Stephen Goss, Circuit Judge, Albany, Georgia
Steve Hanson, M.S. Ed., Associate Commissioner of Treatment for the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substnace Abuse Services
Anne Janku, Ph.D., Missouri Office of State Courts
Kenneth L. Osborne, M.S., Deputy Director for the Cook County Department of Corrections
Kathleen West, Dr. P.H., UCLA Department of Social Welfare

Presentation Topics and Conference Highlights

Equity and Inclusion in Treatment Courts

The Intersection of Mental Health and Criminal Justice

The Impact of Trauma in Treatment Courts, Understanding Neurobiology, the Brain and Healing

Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform - The Governor's Vision for Reducing the Illinois Prison Population


Breakout Sessions Include:

  • Medication-Assisted Treatment
  • Revisiting Phases and Incorporating Alternative Tracks
  • Sanctions, Incentives and Therapeutic Adjustments
  • Ethics and Problem-Solving Courts
  • Navigating Veterans Administration Services - The Three-Legged Stool
  • Understanding American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Criteria and Placement
  • Challenges of Legalizing Marijuana and its Impact on Treatment Courts
  • Co-Occurring Disorders in Treatment Courts
  • Domestic Violence and Veterans Courts
  • The Role of the Judge in Problem-Solving Courts and Restorative Justice
  • Housing the Criminal Justice Population
  • Assessing Risk and Need in the Criminal Justice System

The conference will also include a panel of stories of recovery.


New features this year:

Two Keynote Presentations on each day


Back by popular demand:

Wednesday Early Registration

Wednesday Bag Toss Competition and Prizes

Thursday Evening Reception and Networking


CONTINUING EDUCATION INFORMATION:

Continuing Education Units: 11.00 (Day 1 - 7.25; Day 2 - 3.75)

Provided by the Illinois Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health and Justice

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Psychologist
Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, LMFT
Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, LSW / LCSW
Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, LPC / LCPC
IAODAPCA: Counselor I or II, Preventionist I or II, CARS I or II, MISA I or II or III, PCGC II, CCJP I or II, CRSS I or II, MAATP I or II, NCRS II, CFPP I or II, CVSS I or II


MCLE Credits: 10.75 MCLE General Credit hours applied for of which 5.5 professional responsibility credits applied for.


Conference Registration:

$195.00 PER PERSON

Fee includes Wednesday evening reception (cash bar), continental breakfast Thursday and Friday, lunch on Thursday, Thursday evening reception (cash bar), a one year membership to ILAPSC and continuing education credits.

    Three payment options:
  • Download Invoice and submit to employer to mail with the check;
  • Download Invoice and mail in with the check;
  • Pay by credit card.

CANCELLATION POLICY:
  • You may transfer your registration to another person up until the time of the conference.
  • If you cancel after September 23, 2017, there is a $50.00 service fee to cover administrative costs.
  • Cancellations and transfers can be submitted by email to mkindler@ilcoe.us.


THIS EVENT MAY BE RECORDED AND PHOTOGRAPHED. THE ILLINOIS ASSOCIATION OF PROBLEM-SOLVING COURTS AND THE ILLINOIS CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND JUSTICE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO USE THE RECORDING OR PHOTOGRAPHS FOR TRAINING AND OTHER RELATED EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES. BOTH ENTITIES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO POST PHOTOGRAPHS AND RECORDED MATERIAL FROM THIS PROGRAM at www.ilapsc.org OR www.ilcoe.us.

 

WE ARE GOING GREEN!!!

Out of respect for our environment, handouts will be available to view and print from the "2017 Conference Handouts" page of this website - 48 hours before the conference. Free Wi-Fi will be available in all conference rooms to view the handouts on your electronic device.

This project was supported by Grant #14-DJ-BX-1183, awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, through the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority. Points of view or opinions contained within this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice, or the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority.

 

 

 

 

 

 


For more information, contact Matt Kindler at (815) 395-5717 or mkindler@ilcoe.us 

 

Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center:


Enjoy the conference at the Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center

Central Illinois now boasts the state's only official Four Diamond AAA rated hotel between Chicago and St. Louis. At the Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel and Conference Center you will find Central Illinois' finest lodging facility. It's the only hotel In Bloomington-Normal to offer two concierge floors with a separate lounge. Enjoy the fitness center, indoor pool and airport shuttle. SOLD OUT


Additional Hotel Options Include:

Hyatt Place Bloomington/Normal (across the street from the Marriott). SOLD OUT

Holiday Inn Express - Room rate is $89.00.
Registration deadline is 9/21/17.
To register click on this link: Registration Link

Courtyard by Marriott - Room rate is $89.00.
Registration deadline is 9/11/17.
To register call (309) 862-1166 and mention the ILAPSC Conference.

Park Regency - Room rate is $72.00.
Registration deadline is 9/24/17.
To register call (309) 662-4300 and mention the ILAPSC Conference.

Country Inn & Suites - Room rate is $80.00.
Registration deadline is 9/11/17.
To register call (309) 662-3100 and mention the ILAPSC Conference.

Comfort Suites - Room rate is $70.00.
Registration deadline is 10/11/17.
To register call (309) 452-8588 and mention the ILAPSC Conference.

The Chateau - Room rate is $70.00.
Registration deadline is 9/11/17.
To register call (309) 665-5671 and mention the ILAPSC Conference.

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