2018 Spring Forum

Beginning in 2018 our annual forum will be held in the Spring instead of the fall.  Please download the documents below for more information on the forum and how to register!

 May 2nd-May 4th, 2018
Days Inn State College, PA
240 S. Pugh St.
State College, PA 16801
2018 Forum agenda.pdf
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Membership Renewal.pdf
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2018 Forum Registration (2).pdf
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Paul larkin Memorial PPSA Scholarship

In honor of Paul Larkin (Allegheny County), Pennsylvania Pretrial Services Association (PPSA) makes available yearly scholarship funding to assist employees of PPSA affiliated agencies in attending the yearly conference of PPSA. Applicants will submit requests to be reviewed by the scholarship committee. Two scholarships per year will be awarded. Scholarships will be in the form of waived registrations, hotel accommodations, and .25 per mile/mileage reimbursement. Only applicants who have not yet attended a fall forum are eligible. Please download the form below and submit it by March 23, 2018.
PPSA Scholarship.pdf
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Prior Trainings

Below is a list of presentations from prior fall forums or regional trainings. Please check back for updates.

Essential Elements

pretrial diversion the evidence based model 2014 Orientation for Pretria....pptx
click to download
Essential System Elements.pptx
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Pretrial 101

Presenter: Janice Radovick-Dean, Allegheny County
PT Intro PPSA 2015.pptx
click to download
PPSA Pretrial 2016.pptx
click to download

Opiate addiction and Treatment options

Presenter: Amanda Verrastro, Pyramid & Layne Turner, Lehigh County SCA
2016 Pre-Trial Conference Presentation-Draft 2.pptx
click to download

Effective Pretrial Programming

Presenter: Spurgeon Kennedy, Director of Research and Analysis,
DC Pretrial Services Agency
Building a Pretrial Justice System 2.pptx
click to download

Health Care Benefits for the Criminal Justice Population

Presenter: Maureen Barden, Pennsylvania Health law Project
PTS - MB powerpoint.pptx
click to download

Mental Health Diversion

Presenter: Richard Orlemann, Deputy Mental Health Administrator, Lehigh County
Mental Health Commitment Process.pptx
click to download

Presenter: Brandon Sands, LPC, NCC, Psycho Forensic Specialist, Berks County

Measuring What Matters

Measuring what Matters.pdf
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