Montana Board of Crime Control

Educational Power Hour

The Montana Board of Crime Control has taken over facilitating the Educational Power Hour initially hosted by the Montana Department of Corrections Victims Services. The Educational Power Hour will take place every Tuesday at 9:30-10:30 AM via Zoom.

Register for Educational Power Hour

The Educational Power Hour will be segmented into multiple series, such as Strangulation Response and Abuse in Later Life. Each series spans approximately four to six weeks. Each week, a speaker representing a different discipline (i.e. law enforcement, local advocacy, legal, medical, etc.) will share their expertise and/or experience pertaining to the topic.

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Do you have an idea for an Educational Power Hour topic? Let us know below!

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Following each session, a recording of the presentation will be linked below.

Strangulation Response Current Series

April 5, 2022 - Law Enforcement

April 12, 2022 - Local Advocacy

April 19, 2022 - Attorney's Office

April 26, 2022 - Board of Pardons and Parole

May 3, 2022 - Judiciary

May 10, 2022 - Medical

  • Cat Otway, RN, SANE-A, SANE-P, First Step Resource Center at Providence Health & Services in Missoula, Montana
  • Watch Presentation (51:16)

May 17, 2022 - Community Supervision

  • Heather Moore and Cory Purves, Montana Department of Corrections Probation & Parole
  • Monica Huffman, Montana Department of Corrections Victim Services
  • Watch Presentation (1:07:39)
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