The Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence at the University of Colorado Boulder will host the 2018 Blueprints Conference on April 30 to May 2, 2018, in Westminster, CO. The conference will focus on evidence-based programs that promote positive youth development and will provide guidance for practitioners implementing these programs in their communities. The deadline for early bird registration is February 23. Blueprints founder Dr. Delbert Elliott; Dr. David Hawkins, founding director of the Social Development Research Group; and Dr. James Mercy, director of violence prevention with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, will present keynote addresses.
- Learn more about the conference and register online to attend.
- See Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development for a listing of evidence-based programs.
- See OJJDP's Model Programs Guide literature review on positive youth development.