This webinar recording will present information for criminal justice professionals on understanding not only the unique realities of aging and elder abuse but also how to contest stereotypes used to cast doubt on testimony.
This JDI webinar covers the juvenile detention system, focusing on the crisis of sexual abuse facing youth detainees. Expert presenters review the offenses that most often result in the incarceration of young people, and the types of facilities that are used to detain them. The session also looks at the newly released Prison Rape Elimination Act standards, which apply to youth facilities.
This webinar for Community Sexual Assault Service Providers offers an overview of the legal systems’ response to child sexual abuse. It provides a road map for new advocates and a framework for more experienced advocates to better understand an advocate’s role and responsibilities relative to other child sexual abuse service providers.
This webinar recording provides an overview of how to maintain and facilitate confidential services provided to child victims of sexual abuse in the context of legal advocacy. It discusses minors' rights to confidentiality and how that is impacted when a parent is also receiving confidential services.
The goal of this training is to increase understanding of child development and child sexual abuse issues. Lucy Berliner provides information on child development specific to youth ages 3 - 12, discussing how a deeper understanding of developmental stages will aid in providing quality advocacy services.
The goal of this training is to increase understanding of child development and child sexual abuse issues. Lucy Berliner offers information on child development specific to youth ages 13-18, discussing how a deeper understanding of developmental stages will aid in providing quality advocacy services.
This webinar recording offers advocates tools and resources for working with adolescent IPSV survivors. Intimate partner sexual violence (IPSV) is a disturbing reality in the lives of many teens. They may be at risk for sexual assault and coercion within their intimate relationships.
The systemic response and the children and their families all bring their individual learned patterns of language and culture which must be understood to ensure the safety of children and provide effective advocacy services. This session discusses cultural competency in the context of community-based advocacy with the nonoffending caregivers of children who have been sexually abused.
This presentation details what should be included in treatment for children with sexual behavior problems and provides advocates with an understanding of recommendations for supervision of children with sexual behavior problems. Based on the latest research, this presentation provides information on how advocates can guide caregivers to provide appropriate responses to typical and problematic sexual behavior.
National Judicial Education Program, Legal Momentum
This webinar recording provides information on critical aspects of cases of intimate partner sexual violence. It discusses scenarios, legal considerations for prosecution, and impact to victims of this crime.
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