September 29, 2015
Some recent research has particular significance for domestic violence victims involved in litigation, especially in family court and custody cases. The first webinar in this series focuses on an extensive 2013 research study examining the experiences of self-represented litigants, with particular emphasis on the research’s implications for domestic violence victims. The second webinar discusses...
September 23, 2015
The Role of Attorneys, GALS and Judges in Dependency Cases with Domestic Violence Victims  Presented by The Honorable Judge Lucero, Superior Court Judge in Santa Clara County Presiding Over the Juvenile Justice Court Calendar and Dual Diagnosis Juvenile Justice Calendar, and Karen Zavora, Program Attorney with NCJFCJ. (90 minutes)​  
September 11, 2015
Minnesota’s Fourth Judicial District is one of four sites awarded federal funding from the Office on Violence Against Women to participate in the Family Court Enhancement Project. This presentation’s goal is to share the strategies and lessons learned so far in addressing the challenges and inconsistencies identified in our community's family court.   Presenters: The Honorable Anne McKeig ​and ​...
September 10, 2015
Domestic Violence in the Dependency System: A Series About Professional Roles, Limits, and Opportunities   (Part 2 of 3) Presented by Shellie Taggart, Independent Consultant with NCJFCJ, and Jo Simonsen, Family Systems Advocacy Director with the Ohio Domestic Violence Network    
September 3, 2015
Domestic Violence in the Dependency System: A Series About Professional Roles, Limits, and Opportunities   (Part 1 of 3) Presented by Jennifer Rose, Independent Consultant for NCJFCJ and Co-Director of Inspire Action for Social Change    
July 21, 2015
This webinar provides two distinct examples of how evidence is gathered and used: the first in the area of domestic violence and child custody and the second in the area of domestic violence and child protection. The first part of the webinar will discuss work at the Ohio Domestic Violence Network, specifically with the Legal Assistance to Victims Program. The webinar will highlight the project...
July 14, 2015
Presenter: Juan Carlos Areán, Independent Consultant This webinar provides the opportunity for participants to familiarize themselves with some key aspects of the research and practice of Battering Intervention Programs and Systems. The webinar explores the complexity of the current research in an easily understandable format, including methodological strengths and limitations, different types of...
June 16, 2015
Presenters: Etiony Aldarondo, Ph.D., Associate Dean of Research, University of Miami Mariann Kenville-Moore, LCSW, Interim Executive Director, Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence  Partnerships between researchers and practitioners are often mutually beneficial. These partnerships provide researchers with a unique opportunity to work in applied settings to enhance the understanding of...
April 21, 2015
There is a growing emphasis on identifying, establishing, and utilizing evidence-based practices in the domestic violence field. This has raised questions around how “evidence” is defined and how to build evidence-based support for interventions and practices. This webinar addressed 1) What is meant by “evidence” and “evidence-based practices” and 2) how programs, organizations, and professionals...
September 19, 2014
Considerations in Collaborative Efforts to Address Father Involvement and Domestic Violence (Part 2 of 2). The Resource Center on Domestic Violence: Child Protection and Custody (RCDV:CPC), a project of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) presented a two-part series, Connections in Custody Series, designed to inform recommendations and decisions in custody cases and...

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