Criminal Justice Learning Communities Series

An Evolving Evaluation of Family-focused Re-entry Services for Juveniles


Dr. Carolyn Thompsett and her team talk about the challanges of conducting a large-scale, community-based evaluation of services for youth existing the juvenile justice system.

To Serve & Connect: A Police Widow's Testament to the Power of Community Psychology Values


Kassy Alia speaks about the non-profit organization she founded after her husband, a police officer, was shot and killed in the line of duty in Columbia, S.C. She describes how her training in community psychology and her experience working to address community health disparities transformed her grief response, and how community psychology values will help drive the work moving forward.