Register TODAY for the 2013 CJJ Southern Region Conference!

CJJ and the Kentucky SAG invite you to participate in the 2013 Southern Region Conference, “Promoting Positive Mental, Physical and Social Adolescent Health.” The conference runs October 20-21, 2013, and will be held at Galt House Hotel & Suites in Louisville, Kentucky. This conference is open to all CJJ members, from any region.

This training conference, organized in partnership with the National Symposium on Juvenile Services, will provide our members with an excellent opportunity to participate in sessions on:

• Adolescent Brain Development
• School to Prison Pipeline
• Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC)
• New Member SAG Training
• OJJDP’s goals for the State Advisory Groups (SAGs)
• Juvenile Justice Specialist & DMC Coordinator’s Business Meetings
• Southern Region Business Meeting
• And much more!

To view draft conference agenda, click here

Southern Region Business Meetings and CJJ-specific content sessions will be held on the first two days:
Sunday-Monday, October 20-21. Attendees are then invited to stay through and participate in the National Symposium from Tuesday-Thursday, October 22-24, which will consist of training sessions, focus groups, and policy discussions along eight different thematic tracks.

To Register:
As this is a wonderful opportunity to network with fellow advocates across the county. Click Here to Register or complete the registration form

If you are planning to attend the CJJ Southern Region conference portion only, please select the “SAG/JJ Specialists” $65 option. This price stays the same after the early bird registration period.

If you wish to attend the CJJ Southern Region conference and the National Symposium on Juvenile Services, please select the “CJJ Regional- SAG/JJ Spec” $175 option. Please note registration rates increase on September 1, 2013 to $195.

Galt House Hotel
140 North Fourth St.
Louisville, KY 40202

Room rates range from $102-$202/night.

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact Jessica Russell Murphy, CJJ Conference Manager, at

Many thanks and best regards:
Nancy Pfaadt (KY), 2013 Southern Region Conference Planning Chair
Stephanie Reynolds (KY), Kentucky Juvenile Justice Specialist
Jerry Walsh (AK), CJJ Southern Region Chair
Alfred Martin (MS), CJJ National Chair
Marie Williams, CJJ Acting Executive Director



For more information, please contact Alfred Martin.