Shreveport Region - Criminal Justice Reform: A Call to Actio

214100_10:   "NASW-LA Shreveport Region Sponsored Workshop"  FREE for Members.  Topic:  Criminal Justice Reform: A Call to Action.  Presented by:  Andrew Wilson LCSW, BACS.  This webinar will:  increase awareness on the disparities and disproportionality in the criminal justice system based upon on race.  We will review some of the policies and practices that contributes to the disparities in the criminal justice system in addition to implicit bias.  Attendees will increase their understanding of how communities of Color are negatively impacted by the over representation of African Americans in prison.  Social workers will be challenged to think on a macro level on how we can move from mass incarceration to decarceration demonstration to legislation and be called to action on working towards decarceration, particularly among inmates who does not pose a danger to the community.  1.5 General CEU.
11/13/2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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