July 26, 2012
Custody evaluators, guardian ad litems, and parenting coordinators are a few examples of the professionals who may be assigned to a custody case involving domestic violence. This webinar provides insight from a professional’s perspective on how battered women fare with these professionals and offers suggestions for how advocates and others can help battered women work effectively with various...
June 28, 2012
This webinar identifies the safeguards available under the law to allow victims of family violence to safely pursue child support. It also addresses collaborative strategies and "yellow light" approaches to help survivors effectively navigate this complex system and offer ideas for inter-agency collaboration. Faculty: Krista DelGallo, Policy Manager, Texas Council on Family Violence and Ruth Anne...
June 17, 2012
Military families who come to our juvenile and family courts have unique needs. This webinar will identifying how partnerships between the courts, military and other welfare systems can help military families and improve outcomes for military parents and their children. Join us on Tuesday, June 19th at 2:00 p.m. (EDT) to explore how the civilian divorce, custody, support and similar laws affect...
July 1, 2011
Theresa Pouley of the Tulalip Tribal Court, Michael Petoskey of the Pokagan Band of Potawatomi Indians, and William A. Thorne Jr., a Pomo/Coast Miwok Indian appointed to the Utah Court of Appeals, discuss the  advantages of transferring child welfare cases from state to tribal jurisdiction. This is one of three podcasts produced in collaboration with the Center for Court Innovation. Click here to...
May 1, 2010
Social cognition - the processes by which we acquire and act on information about others - has a substantial role in our decision-making at all points in the justice system. By definition, social cognition involves an interaction between personal experiences, implicit and explicit beliefs, role identity, institutional culture, and physical environments. The goal of this session is to help...

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