A leader in the training of professionals in the human service, behavioral health and judicial sectors, we provide a broad spectrum of trainings to nearly 15,000 individuals annually throughout New York City and nation-wide.
Our Training Institute provides interactive, hands-on training and continuing education credits for professionals on a wide-range of topics, including housing and homelessness, behavioral health, case management, clinical and evidence-based practices.
Our acclaimed curriculums have been designed to provide real-world, practical learning opportunities that can be implemented immediately by staff. Our skilled trainers are all licensed social workers with extensive experience working in human service sector, committed to providing learning experiences that help staff deliver high-quality services to people in need.
The Academy for Justice-Informed Practice (the Academy) is a workforce training initiative targeting a wide array of professionals working with individuals with behavioral health needs and criminal justice involvement in New York City.
We partner with experts from across disciplines to develop and deliver quality training programs that advance leading-edge information, teach best practices and foster collaboration between professionals across systems. We believe that an educated workforce is critical to reducing recidivism, enhancing public safety and fostering recovery among justice-involved people with behavioral health needs.