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Therapeutic Jurisprudence rising in Japan!

TJ founder David B. Wexler reflects on his recent visit to the Japan where TJ is being used as a lens for legal system reform… I’ve just returned from Japan, where , on September 1, 2017, I keynoted a fantastic … Continue reading

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International Journal of Therapeutic Jurisprudence online now!

Read about youth justice, mental illness, children’s right to identity and impacts of adoption. Access this 2nd edition here Access the previous edition here Arizona Summit Law Review welcomes the submission of manuscripts on any legal topic and from all … Continue reading

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Therapeutic Jurisprudence Today and Tomorrow – Call for Papers

Call for Papers Special Issue of The International Journal of Law & Psychiatry Therapeutic Jurisprudence Today and Tomorrow The International Journal of Law & Psychiatry, the official journal of the International Academy of Law & Mental Health, seeks submissions for … Continue reading

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Swift Certain Fair: Does Project HOPE Provide a Therapeutic Paradigm for Managing Offenders? New Book Out Now

A new book by Dr Lorana Bartels, Head of the School of Law and Justice at the University of Canberra, explores the therapeutic potential of Swift Certain Fair approaches…

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Judicial decision writing can improve wellbeing (TJ Court Craft Series #10)

The recent family law decision of His Honour Justice Peter Jackson of the Family Court of England and Wales has been doing the rounds in the legal news.

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Three Kinds of Therapeutic Jurisprudence (and One Kind of Not-TJ)

Guest blogger Professor Emeritus of Law Michael Perlin writes… I am now home from a magical time in Prague (what a city!), having attended the biennial International Academy of Law and Mental Health Congress. I have missed only once since … Continue reading

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Effective judging – the TJ Court Craft Series

Judicial officers who are interested in improving the way they communicate in court may be interested in the TJ Court Craft Series.   Previous blogs in the series can be accessed here. Get future posts in the series direct to … Continue reading

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