Domestic Violence

NCJFCJ Recognizes National Crime Victims' Rights Week 2018

National Judicial Institute on Domestic Child Sex Trafficking

NCJFCJ Creates Memorial Fund in Honor of Judge Richard J. FitzGerald


Judge Richard J. FitzGerald Memorial Scholarship FundThe National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) announced today that the nonprofit organization would start a memorial scholarship fund in honor of the nationally recognized leader and juvenile and family law pioneer, Judge Richard J. FitzGerald.

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

Continuing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Program: Civil Protection Order Cases

NCJFCJ Announces $11.2 Million in Grants in 2017 to Improve Outcomes for Children and Families


Military families, drug treatment and domestic violence
continue to be key focuses

Creating Effective Protection Orders in Teen Dating Violence Cases


Teen dating violence is a pattern of abusive or coercive behaviors used to maintain power and control over a current or former intimate partner. Abuse can be physical, verbal, emotional, digital, sexual, and financial. Abuse affects every sex and gender, people in all types of relationships, and people of all income levels. 

After this webinar, you should be better able to:

  • Define teen dating violence and understand its dynamics.

VAWA Confidentiality and Protections for Immigrant Victims of Domestic Violence


Presenters:
Leslye Orloff, Adjunct Professor, Director, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project 
Judge Lora Livingston, 261st District Court, Austin, TX
Danielle Scott Wiley, Senior Policy Advisor, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Amy Cucinella, Policy Advisor, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
 
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Overcoming the "Buts": Improving your Community's Response to Firearms and Domestic Violence Despite the Obstacles


Presenters:
Nancy Hart, JD, Senior Program Attorney, National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges
Darren Mitchell, JD, National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges Consultant
 
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