Workshop Proposals

Calling all Healing to Wellness Court practitioners, training and technical assistance providers, researchers, scholars, and experts in the field. You are invited to submit a workshop proposal to present at the 10th Annual Healing to Wellness Court Enhancement Training. Share your expertise, experience, and/or research with the key movers and shakers of the Wellness Court field. 

The Tribal Law and Policy Institute (TLPI) is soliciting for workshop proposals that
present the best practices in tribal justice, collaboration, and service delivery that
enhance the capacity for adult, juvenile, family, veterans and/or DUI/DWI Healing

to Wellness Courts. TLPI will accept sessions that cover a wide range of topics. We 

encourage proposals that detail innovative practices; specific how-to guidance; the

integration of custom and tradition into the Wellness Court; screenings, assessment

tools, and evidence-based practices that serve Native populations; and planning

guidance and law enforcement.probation. Please visit our Prior Enhancement

Training Materials fora sampling of prior Enhancement Training topics and materials. 

Selection Criteria: Workshop proposals will be selected based on their relevance to
the field; engaging format; subject-matter expertise and training experience of the
presenters; and supplemental materials.

  • Workshops will be 1.25 hours (75 minutes).

  • Workshops will be either Plenary or 1 of 4 Breakouts.

  • Workshops can have 1-3 presenters.

  • All materials will be posted on and for attendees to
    access during, and subsequent to, the training. 

  • Presenters will be expected to pay for their own travel expenses. 

  • When drafting your workshop proposal description, consider that this language could be used as the workshop description in conference materials.

Workshop Proposals are due Friday, May 1, 2020.

Workshop Proposals: Please submit your workshop proposal below. Workshop proposals should include:

  • Each presenter's Name

  • Presenter(s)' Title

  • Presenter(s)' Organization

  • Presenter(s)' Email 

  • Presenter(s)' Biography (no more than 250 words)

  • Workshop Title

  • Workshop Description (no more than 250 words)

  • Workshop Category 

TLPI is generally unable to provide time or travel compensation. However, if attendance is otherwise impossible, TLPI will explore travel assistance where feasible.


The 10th Annual Tribal Healing to Wellness Court Enhancement Training is a free training, and all presentation materials will be provided to attendees.

We look forward to sharing your expertise with Indian country.


Thank you!

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The Enhancement Training is offered as part of the Healing to Wellness Courts Training and Technical Assistance project--A project delivered by the Tribal Law and Policy Institute (TLPI) under a grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance.


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