Validation

Planning for Validation? Here’s How to Start

By |2020-06-12T14:45:31+00:00January 16th, 2020|All, Blog, Supervision, Supervision Case Management, Validation|

Even if the assessment tool you’re using has been validated on other populations in other jurisdictions, you don’t know if the tool is really working for YOUR population in YOUR jurisdiction unless you validate it using local data.

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Assess Your Assessment: Validation and Outcomes Studies Explained

By |2020-06-19T16:56:20+00:00October 7th, 2019|All, Blog, Risk & Needs Assessments, Supervision, Validation|

You’ve implemented a risk and needs assessment. Your team is using the data to inform decision-making. Now what?

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Are Validated Assessments Worth the Hype?

By |2020-05-15T16:48:21+00:00February 13th, 2019|All, Blog, Risk & Needs Assessments, Supervision, Supervision Case Management, Validation|

Justice professionals make life-altering decisions every day, and the consequences of these decisions ripple throughout our communities. Sound decision making is critical to ensuring public safety and a just system, and it begins with having accurate information.

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Why Measure Risk?

By |2020-05-15T16:48:21+00:00January 31st, 2019|All, Blog, Risk & Needs Assessments, Supervision, Supervision Case Management, Validation|

With limited time and resources, effective supervision becomes a balancing act. Who needs what resources? Who is most likely to reoffend? Which groups should be separated?

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3 Things We Should Be Talking About When It Comes to Validated Assessments

By |2020-05-15T16:48:22+00:00July 15th, 2018|All, Blog, Risk & Needs Assessments, Supervision, Validation|

Every day, we make life-altering recommendations and decisions, from pretrial release to probation conditions to reentry and parole. There’s no lack of available information about tools and evidence-based principles, all intended to help supervision professionals align our practices with the EBP body of research.

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