The Quarterly | DCS Employee Newsletter Issue 14 - Page 12

IMPACTING OUR PROFESSION
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IMPACTING OUR PROFESSION
TEDX TALK | IMPROVING CRIMINAL JUSTICE : 4 MINDSET SHIFTS
DCS Director of Strategic Planning and Research , Dr . Nicholas Powell , recently presented an insightful TEDx Talk titled “ Improving Criminal Justice with Four Mindset Shifts .”
In this moving and inspiring talk , Dr . Powell fuses firsthand experience with criminal justice data to propose four urgently needed yet easily achievable mindset shifts to foster the well-being of people with criminal records and build stronger communities .
ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE CONFERENCE
SOUTHERN STATES CORRECTIONAL ASSOCIATION
Members of the Training Division presented before the Southern States Correctional Association at their recent conference on the topic of “ Emotional Wellness .”
GEORGIA GANG INVESTIGATORS ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE
ANNUAL AMERICAN PROBATION , PAROLE ASSOCIATION ( APPA )
DCS was honored to present at the 46th Annual Training Institute of American Probation & Parole Association . Our topic was “ Redefining Success in Community Corrections .”