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A longitudinal analysis of reparative probation and recidivism.

Source: (2012) Criminal Justice Studies. 25(2):117-130.Longitudinal data on 9078 probationers were used to assess the impact of Vermont’s reparative probation program on criminal recidivism. A quasi-experimental design was employed to compare fi... READ MORE

"Hate left me that day": Victim offender dialogue in Vermont.

Source: (2013) in, Katherine S. van Wormer and Lorenn Walkers, eds, Restorative Justice Today: Practical Applications. Los Angeles: Sage. PP. 145-149.Restorative justice has a long history in Vermont with a variety of practices having been used. T... READ MORE

Reparative versus Standard Probation: Community Justice Outcomes.

Source: (-0001) Vermont Department of Corrections.The purpose of this investigation is to assess the relative merits of reparative versus standard probation for the reduction in criminal re-offending. Data provided by the Vermont Department of Cor... READ MORE

Manuel des coordinateurs et des communautés: Prise de décisions en conseil de famille : organisation et pratique.

Source: (1995) Saint John’s, Newfoundland, Canada: Memorial University of Newfoundland, School of Social Work, Family Group Decision Making Project.Ce manuel est destiné aux groupes communautaires et aux organismes gouvernementaux désireux d'i... READ MORE

A Survey of International Practices, Policy & Research on Family Group Conferencing and Related Practices.

Source: (2005) Englewood, Colorado: National Center on Family Group Decision Making, American Humane. Downloaded 1 December 2005.In the past decade, the use of family group conferences (FGC) to address welfare issues for children, young people, an... READ MORE

Family Group Decision Making Project Outcome Report Summary.

Source: (1999) Englewoood, CO: American Human Association.In concept and practice, family group decision making (FGDM) aims to build partnerships among family, community, and government to protect children and adults and to promote their well bein... READ MORE

Restorative Justice, Responsive Regulation and Social Work

Source: (2004) Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare.31 (1): 7-26.Two of the dichotomies or tensions at the heart of this profession are especially important for the themes of this special issue on restorative justice and responsive regulation. ... READ MORE

Learning With Families: A Synopsis of FGDM Research and Evaluation in Child Welfare

Source: (2003) Protecting Children. 18(1-2):2-11. American Humane Association. Downloaded 2 October 2003.The authors of this article present an overview of research and evaluation of family group decision making (FGDM). FGDM is an innovative appr... READ MORE