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India2018. Faculty of the Raksha Shakti University (RSU) were trained in R&R2forAdults. The program is now being implemented with prisoners in India’s Gujarat state.

Chile2018. Staff of the Instituto de Sociología, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago were trained in the Spanish edition of R&R2 for Adults

Spain – 2018. The Department of Health Psychology, University of Alicante has adopted R&R2forYouths to prevent drug abuse among youth in high schools through la Concejalía de Educación del Excmo, Ayuntamiento de Alicante.

California – 2018. R&R2forYouths has been adopted for implementation throughout Solano county for youths on probation.

Missouri – 2018.  R&R2 for Adults training was conducted in 2018 for staff off the Concordance Academy of Leadership in St. Louis, MO.  The Academy is the service-providing arm of the Concordance Institute for Advancing Social Justice at Washington University which delivers rigorously tested, evidence-based programs to incarcerated individuals housed within Missouri state prisons.

California 2018. Santa Barbara California Juvenile & Adult Probation staff were trained in R&R2 for Youth and in R&R2 for Girls and Young Women. Both programs are now being implemented throughout the county.

England – 2018 Dr. Susan Young conducted a training workshop on R&R2ADHD and R&R2MHP in London.

Mexico 2018. Profesora Martha Frías Armenta, Ph.D. Departamento de Derecho Universidad de Sonora was appointed as an Associate of the Cognitive Centre of Canada. Martha has been training delinquents and “at risk” juveniles in Mexico for several years in R&R2 for Youth and has published the positive results of her interventions.

Germany – 2018. Dr. Lutz Gretenkord reports that more than 500 R&RTrainers have now been qualified in Germany. He has published a review of the R&R application to mentally disturbed offenders in Germany:  Gretenkord, L. (2018). R&R - Das Reasoning and Rehabilitation Programm. In R. Muller-Isberner, P. Born, S. Eucker, & B. Eusterschulte (Eds.), Praxishandbuch MaRregelvollzug. Grundlagen, Konzepte und Praxis der Kriminaltherapie. Berlin: Medizinisch Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft.

Canada – 2018. Dr. Ross published his book, Be a Good Sport: Drug-free Performance Enhancement for Athletes, which describes the R&R2 for Athletes program (Kindle Books).