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Registration Open for Training in Forensic Interviewing for Child Abuse Trials

October 28, 2013

NCAC and NDAA LogosThe National Children's Advocacy Center and the National District Attorney's Association are offering "Forensic Interviews at Trial: Preparation and Presentation Training" on November 19–20, 2013, in Huntsville, AL. This training teaches trial advocacy skills to teams of prosecutors and forensic interviewers who testify during child abuse trials. Topics include best practices in forensic interviewing, court preparation, and testifying; being an expert witness; and direct, cross, and re-direct examination of the forensic interviewer.

Each team—a forensic interviewer and a prosecutor—is required to bring a recorded forensic interview for a mock court exercise.

Resources:

Register online to attend.

Learn more about OJJDP's series on the National Survey of Children's Exposure to Violence.