Representing Clients Experiencing Trauma in Civil Protection Order Cases
May 12, 2014
Host: National Center on Protection Orders and Full Faith & Credit
Date: Monday, May 12, 2014, Time: 2:00-3:30pm (EDT)
Audience: Attorneys, Advocates, Law Enforcement and Court Personnel
This webinar will provide information on how to tailor legal advocacy of clients who are experiencing trauma in order to:
-Provide assistance that accommodates their mental health needs.
-Make civil legal justice accessible.
-Obtain the best possible legal outcomes.
Discussion will include: The definition and effect of trauma on clients and how to counsel clients in a trauma-informed manner, as well as strategies that anticipate and account for trauma in court.
Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Credit for Attorneys: Please check with your state bar for CLE requirements and related fees. We will provide teleconference materials and an attendance certificate to those applying for CLE credit.
Registration Details: This webinar is open to OVW grantees and the general public. Registration will close on May 9, 2014.
You will receive a confirmation email from firstname.lastname@example.org immediately after registering. If you don't receive the email, please check your spam/junk folder. You will receive a reminder containing the webinar and audio information the day before the event. Please keep both emails.
More information: NCPOFFC via email- type "Webinar" in the subject line.