The PREA Resource Center hosts frequent webinars on various topics related to the PREA Standards, implementation, and the audit. You'll find all upcoming and archived webinars listed on this page.
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During this webinar, we will cover PREA Standard 115.54: Third-Party Reporting. This month's presenter is Kayla Houser, Program Manager with the PREA Targeted Implementation and Planning Support (TIPS) program which supports smaller confinement facilities in becoming PREA compliant. She joins Impact Justice with over a decade of experience in the victim services field, with a specific focus on addressing sexual violence through an anti-oppression framework.
The PRC is proud to announce the new PREA legal landscape webinar series with Professor and former Commissioner for the National Prison Rape Elimination Commission Brenda V. Smith of Smith Consulting. The first webinar in the series will examine how PREA has affected prisoner litigation regarding sexual assault in custody, whether it has affected the limitations imposed by Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA), and how the courts are interpreting and applying violations of PREA in its decisions.
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The PRC will be hosting a webinar to provide a guided tour and to showcase the new features of the redesigned website.
Developing a PREA-Compliant Language Access Plan for Incarcerated People Who Are Limited English Proficient
During this webinar, presenters Allison Hastings and Jannette Brickman from Vera discussed the PREA requirements, provided an overview of language access and why it matters, and walked participants through the steps in the new guide for creating PREA-compliant language access plans.
This webinar covered PREA Standard 115.82: Access to emergency medical and mental health services.
The PREA Management Office (PMO) created this pre-recorded video training that is designed to assist governors’ offices, adult and juvenile correctional administrators, PREA coordinators, and others who may be responsible for collecting information for the annual governors' certification and assurance requirement. The training provides an overview of the governors' certification and assurance process and requirements for Audit Year 1 of Cycle 3, including a tutorial on how to use the PREA Certification and Assurance Worksheet to capture all the required certification and assurance information.
*Note: At 9:41, it should say Audit Year 2 of Cycle 3. At 10:06, it should say Audit Year 1 of Cycle 3.
Take advantage of an opportunity to delve a little deeper regarding lingering questions you may have about the PREA Standards in Focus – 115.31: Employee Training.
The PRC hosted Part III of this webinar series in collaboration with the International Association of Forensic Nurses.
During April's Power Hour webinar, we covered PREA Standard 115.53 – Inmate access to outside confidential support services.
This presentation is targeted for agencies and facilities who want to learn more about the Online Audit System (OAS). Today's presenter Senior Program Manager Mica Astion will discuss and demonstrate the use of the OAS to complete the Pre-Audit Questionnaire, updates to the system, and benefits to agencies and facilities.
Join us to learn about the requirements for PREA standards 115.64 and 115.82 and how a timely, victim-centered medical forensic examination can validate and address sexual abuse patients' concerns, minimize their trauma, and promote healing.
During February's Power Hour webinar, we will cover PREA Standard in Focus 115.32 - Volunteer and Contractor Training.