I. Section 1: Introduction A. Course Contributor B. About This Course C. Learning Objectives II. Section 2: An Overview of Supervision with Electronic Technology A. Meet Chief Johansen B. Introduction to Electronic Supervision C. Electronic Supervision: What Can It Offer the Community Corrections Field? D. Applications of Electronic Supervision E. Meet Dwayne F. Section Summary III. Section 3: Tools of the Trade A. Types of Electronic Supervision Technology B. House Arrest Units C. Limitations of House Arrest Units D. How Global Positioning Systems Work E. Location Tracking Types of Systems F. Limitations of GPS G. Officer Concerns of GPS H. GPS Limitations Quick Quiz I. Programmed Contact Systems J. Verifications K. Group Monitoring Units L. Remote Alcohol Detection Devices M. Lilly the Probation Supervisor N. Section Summary IV. Section 4: Agency Considerations A. The Importance of Planning B. Collaboration C. Forming Partnerships for Change D. The Assessment Process E. Legal Issues F. Research Current Accepted Standards G. Purpose for Electronic Supervision H. Goals I. Applying the Concepts: Back to Chief Johansen J. Develop Policies and Procedures K. Procurement Process L. Company Stability M. Low-Balling N. Research Company Capabilities O. Check Procurement Rules, Regulations, and Laws P. Additional Resources Related to the Procurement Process Q. Staff Buy-In R. Staffing Needs S. Staff Training T. Supervisee and Victim Training U. Evaluation V. Meet Bob W. Section Summary V. Section 5: Conclusion A. Summary B. References C. Congratulations!
Julie Truschel, M.A. is an independent consultant with over 25 years of experience developing, implementing, operating, and reviewing programs in juvenile and adult corrections. She’s held positions within institutions as well as community corrections for both private companies and government agencies. She has provided technical resources and training to a broad range of corrections personnel and has presented widely regarding operational practices in community corrections. Julie holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Management. Disclosure: Julie Truschel has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.