Domestic Violence

Nevada Family Court Assessment to Review Las Vegas and Reno Family Courts

The Supreme Court of Nevada, Administrative Office of the Courts, has contracted with the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) to complete an assessment of Family Courts in Washoe and Clark Counties.
The Nevada Family Court Assessment will determine whether the Family Courts are meeting expectations of lawmakers and families, following state and local court rules, and resolving legal disputes timely and effectively.

Animal Legal Defense Fund Partners with the NCJFCJ to Address Judicial Response to Animal Cruelty

Animal Legal Defense Fund

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Twitter Chat

Emerging Practices in Information Sharing between Child Welfare Agencies and Domestic Violence Advocates


Custody Mediation and Domestic Violence: What Advocates Should Know

Presenters: Janice Garceau, LCSW, and Melissa Mangiaracina, JD/Mediator, NCJFCJ

Immigrant Survivors of Domestic And Sexual Violence in Your Courtroom: Family Court and Civil Protection Order Cases

Honorable Susan M. Breall, Superior Court Judge for the City and County of San Francisco
Cecelia Friedman Levin, Senior Policy Counsel, ASISTA Immigration Assistance

Description: This webinar for judicial officials will provide an overview of how immigration issues related to domestic violence intersect with civil proceedings.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be better able to:

Child Welfare Webinar Series Part 3: Over-representation of Marginalized Communities in Child Welfare

Judge Karen Aileen Howze (Ret.), National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges Judge-in-Residence

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

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Child Welfare Issues in Domestic Violence Cases: Addressing the Unique Needs of American Indian/Alaska Native Families

Terri Yellowhammer, JD, TD Yellowhammer Consulting

82nd Annual Conference

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