Entries by Traci Webber

Nebraska Victim Assistance Academy 2019

This five-day, 40-hour certificate program provides statewide, standardized academic training for victim service providers and allied professionals. Monday, July 22–Friday, July 26 Apply at choose.creighton.edu/register/nevaa2019 Click here for more information. Creighton University Mike and Josie Harper Center Ballroom A, B and C 602 N. 20th St. Omaha, NE 68102 Tuition: $500 Includes breakfast, lunch, snacks […]

Juvenile Justice Suicide Prevention Conference

At their October 16, 2018 meeting, the Juvenile Services Committee (JSC) and the Nebraska Coalition for Juvenile Justice (NCJJ) reviewed the 2018 annual report of the Office of Inspector General of Child Welfare.  During the review, members noted the rise in the reports of suicide attempts over the last three fiscal years. Members identified the need […]

What Is Cyberbullying? An Overview for Students, Parents, and Teachers

The Internet is a defining factor of modern education. In fact, education has become more accessible and widespread than ever before because of the Internet. From using digital textbooks to getting a degree online, more classroom functions and student experiences are moving into cyberspace — including, unfortunately, bullying. Despite all the good that the Internet […]