Training & Conference Events

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April 20-27, 2018

Community Builder - Residential Immersion (Part 1)

Organizer:  River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding

Location:   Gainesville, FL

General Information:   Click Here

Application for Admission: 

Please send a short email before March 5, 2018 sharing why you would like to participate, including your phone number to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

April 23-25, 2018

Training for Trainers: Introduction to Restorative Practices & Using Circles Effectively

Organizer:  International Institute for Restorative Practices

Location:  Dallas, TX,  Evanston, IL and Charlotte, NC

General Information:  Click Here

Fees and On-Line Registration:      Dallas, TX

                                                     Evanston, IL

                                                     Charlotte, NC

April 23-26, 2018

Professional Development: Basic Restorative Practices

Organizer:  International Institute for Restorative Practices

Locations:  El Segundo, CA (Los Angeles area), Evanston, IL (Chicago area), Charlotte, NC and  Madison, WI

General Information:  Click Here

Fees and On-Line Registration:   El Segundo, CA

                                                  Evanston, IL

                                                  Charlotte, NC

                                                  Madison, WI

Oct. 26-31, 2018

Community Peacebuilding Residential Immersion (Part 2)

Organizer:  River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding

Location:  Gainesville, FL

General Information:   Click Here

Admission:  Participants must complete Part I of the Immersion in order to participate in Part II.  For questions or more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

IIRP Training Opportunities Near You

The International Institute of Restorative Pracitces (IIRP) offers a variety of training programs around the nation. 

Access an Interactive Map of IIRP Training Events (dates, locations and time)

National Conferences

Our 6th NACRJ Conference was held in Oakland, CA on June 16-18, 2017 with three pre-conference training sessions on June 15, 2017.  We had 1,319 attendees, terrific keynote/plenary sessions and cultural performances, nearly 300 presentations, an awards ceremony, and a concert by "dead prez".  

Audio recordings of keynotes, interviews, photos and more can be found on the 2017 Conference page.

Check out past NACRJ Conferences in 2013, 2015, 2017 on the Conferences tab.

Planning for our 7th NACRJ Conference is progressinv nicely.  It will be in Denver, CO (June 14-16, 2019) with Pre-Conference Training Sessions on June 13, 2019.  Put it on your calendar.  We want to see you there.

In 2021, the 8th NACRJ Conference will be held in Chicago, IL.  We look forward to being in Chi-Town. 

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