Calendar

Jun
24
Mon
Presenting Evidence in Child Forensic Interviews
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – Jun 25 @ 5:00 pm
Presenting Evidence in Child Forensic Interviews

This training will explore how different types of evidence can be used in forensic interviews of children in abuse, witnessing violence and exploitation cases. Learn how to present different types of evidence in the context of a child-centered, trauma-informed, and legally defendable forensic interview approach. Discuss the implications of presenting child sexual abuse material. Practice techniques and develop skills to present different types of evidence in child forensic interviews.

Upon completion of this training, you will be able to:

  • Understand how different types of evidence can be used in forensic interviews of children in abuse, witnessing violence and exploitation cases
  • Present different types of evidence in the context of a child-centered, trauma-informed, and legally defendable forensic interview

REGISTER HERE

Jun
27
Thu
Navigating Risk: Disrupting the Cycle of Substance Use for Children and Adolescents
Jun 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Navigating Risk: Disrupting the Cycle of Substance Use for Children and Adolescents
The June Idea Exchange will continue the conversation following the Practice Academy course —Navigating Risk: Disrupting the Cycle of Substance Use for Children and Adolescents. Family treatment court (FTC) teams can help parents and caregivers implement science-based strategies and interventions and support positive childhood experiences to disrupt the cycle of substance use and co-occurring mental health challenges. Come take part in a lively conversation with peers from across the country and discuss strategies, share innovations, and brainstorm solutions to challenges and barriers. REGISTER HERE
Sep
19
Thu
Idea Exchange III: Co-Occurring Disorders
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Idea Exchange III: Co-Occurring Disorders

Join us for the September Idea Exchange where we will continue the conversation following the Practice Academy course — Intentional Integration: How to Identify and Support Parents with Co-Occurring Disorders. Many dependency court professionals recognize the prevalence of co-occurring disorders. Still, due to complexities in screening, assessment, diagnosis, and securing mental health services, FTCs may not appropriately identify and treat parents with co-occurring disorders. Come take part in a lively conversation with peers from across the country and discuss strategies, share innovations, and brainstorm solutions to challenges and barriers!

REGISTER HERE

Apr
1
Tue
24th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect @ Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
Apr 1 – Apr 3 all-day
24th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect @ Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center

The 24th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect (NCCAN), sponsored by the Children’s Bureau, will be held April 1–3, 2025, at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Rockville, Maryland. Innovative sessions will focus on developing ideas-to-action strategies that provide opportunities to exchange ideas and learn what works from community members and peers. The conference will also offer plenaries, workshops, posters, and exhibits, that highlight Children’s Bureau priority areas. So, mark your calendars now—additional information is coming soon. We look forward to seeing you there.