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IDEAS WE SHOULD STEAL: REDUCE GUN VIOLENCE WITH COGNITIVE BEHAVIOR THERAPY

May 11, 2022

A program in Massachusetts and Baltimore trains shooters to refrain from shooting by literally changing their minds.

Roca: Relentless pursuit and building trust

April 13, 2022

JT Timpson speaks on Baltimore’s NPR station, WYPR, about what it takes to work with Baltimore’s young men and Roca’s new partnership with the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services.

To Stem the Tide of Violence, Look to Medicaid

April 7, 2022

Roca Baltimore leaders urge Maryland to seize the opportunity to do more to help young people at the center of urban violence.

Maryland Department of Juvenile Services partners with Roca

March 24, 2022

BALTIMORE — The Maryland DJS will partner with the Roca Impact Institute to focus on adolescent brain science, the impact of trauma on kids’ brains, and cognitive behavioral theory (CBT).

Roca Holyoke And Springfield

February 17, 2022

This Unique Program Proves That Meaningful, Lasting Change is Possible

SPRINGFIELD/HOLYOKE

By: GEORGE O’BRIEN

February 17, 2022  | BusinessWest

Young adults facing prison get a second chance through first-in-the-nation court program

November 16, 2021

SPRINGFIELD

BY: SARAH BETANCOURT

NOVEMBER 16, 2021 | WGBH