Another process evaluation technique, the Collaborative Evaluation Process (CEP), is used to assess probation and parole officers' behavior after PPSDM platform training.
CEP findings still suggest that the implementation of PPSDM is well under way across the offices reviewed, but some areas of weakness were identified.
PPSDM initially faced resistance from some staff, but there was general buy-in into its concepts.
When PPSDM was first introduced, the average adult caseload was approximately 112.
The challenge is to maintain the ongoing professional development that will be needed to support PPSDM change initiative.