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Scottish Association for the Study of Offending

4th & 5th November 2016 - SASO 47th Annual Conference

Friday 4th & Saturday 5th November 2016

SASO 47th Annual Conference  "Crime & Relationships"

at the award-winning Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort.

In the Chair:  David Harvie, Crown Agent

Full programme and registration form now available - see downloads below.

Thursday 31st March 2016 - Positive Prison? Positive Futures ...

SASO Aberdeen Branch
31st March 2016 at 5.45 pm,  Room H230, Faculty of Health & Social Care, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen (free car parking)

Guest Speaker - Pete White, Chief Executive, Positive Prison? Positive Futures ...

Pete White is founder and Chief Executive of Positive Prison? Positive Futures ... a group of people who have been subject to punishment.  The main aim of the organisation is to highlight and support the various ways in which people within the criminal justice system in Scotland can realise they can make positive decisions for themselves to move away from offending on their return to their families and communities.

Download the flyer below for full details.  
This is an open meeting - both members and non members welcome.

Tuesday 8th March 2016 - SASO Edinburgh Branch Seminar - The Willow Service

SASO Edinburgh Branch Seminar
Tuesday 8th March 2016 at 5.30 pm
Edinburgh Sheriff Court, Chambers Street, Edinburgh

The Willow Service 
 -
Women in the criminal justice system:  a trauma informed response to mental health needs

Guest Speakers:-

  • Kirsty Pate & Dr Alana Davis, The Willow Service

This is an open meeting, free to all with an interest in crime and criminal justice.

Download the flyer below for full details.

Attachments:
Download this file (SASOfliermarch16.pdf)The Willow Service - 3 March 2016[ ]122 kB

25 February 2016 - SASO Aberdeen Branch Seminar

SASO Aberdeen Branch Seminar

Thursday 25 February 2016 at 5.45 pm at Faculty of Health & Social Care, RGU, Aberdeen

Guest Speakers:  

  • Charlie Martin, New Routes Partnership, The Wise Group
  • Yvonne Robson, Project Manager, Shine Women's Mentoring Service, SACRO

Download the flyer below for full details.

12th May 2016 - SASO Glasgow Branch Day Conference - Transforming Scottish Justice

SASO Glasgow Branch Day Conference
12th May 2016 at McCance Lecture Theatre, University of Strathclyde
10.00 am - 4.00 pm

Transforming Scottish Justice

In the Chair:  Derek Penman QPM, HM Inspector of Constabulary in Scotland

Key Themes:

  • Restorative Practice/Justice
  • The age of criminal responsibility/the prosecution of children
  • Victims

Guest Speakers:

  • Hugh Campbell, Senior Lecturer, School of Sociology & Applied Social Sciences, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland
  • Mary Munro, Visiting Senior Fellow, University of Strathclyde
  • Malcolm Schaffer, Scottish Childrens' Reporter Administration
  • Dr Claire McDairmid, Reader, School of Law, University of Strathclyde
  • Anne McKechnie, Consultant Forensic Clinical Psychologist, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Tomorrow's Women, Glasgow
  • Sue Moody, Victims Expert, Scottish Sentencing Council

Download the flyers below for full information including travel directions and delegate registration form.

 

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