Intervention Techniques for Troubled Juveniles

Intervention Techniques for Troubled Juveniles

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04-26-18 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Central Illinois Police Training Center
Address: 5407 N University St, Poplar 100, Peoria, IL 61614


Michael J. Oyer, Director
Illinois Central College-North Campus-Poplar Hall
Office P100
Classroom P101
5407 N. University Street P100
Peoria, IL 61635-0001
Phone: (309) 690-7350
Fax: (309) 690-7359
Jean Swan:
Heather Grove:

Intervention Techniques for Troubled Juveniles

Instructor: Gail Sullivan

April 26, 2018
8am – 4pm

Class will meet in our classroom (above)
Enrollment Deadline: April 19, 2018
Course Size: Minimum -15, Maximum – 64
Course Objective

The overall goal of this course is to provide law enforcement personnel with appropriate intervention techniques when responding to situations where juveniles are involved, even your own!

Course Content

Police Officers often find contact with juveniles confusing and frustrating, i.e., “What’s wrong with that kid- why won’t he do what I tell him.”  This block of instruction addresses the special challenges faced by law enforcement personnel when trying to gain compliance and cooperation from juveniles resisting the law and or adult regulations.

Topics of instructions include;

  • Development of the Juvenile Mind
  • Development of the Delinquent Mind
  • Impact of Domestic Violence, Alcoholism and Drugs on Juveniles
  • Police as Role Models and Mentors
  • Discipline as a Change Agent in juveniles
  • Child Development and Child Compliance
  • Effective Intervention and Compliance Techniques


Course Certification Information
MTU 7 request for certification of this course has been  approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board Mobile In-Service Training Team #7 Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
Meets mandatory guidelines set for the following: Cultural Competency, Procedural Justice and Human Rights