Victim Advocacy Roundtable

Zoom

Victim Advocate Roundtable is held the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM.  The group is open to victim advocates working with CACs and MDTs in […]

MDT Orientation – January 2024

Zoom

Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Orientation is held on the first Wednesday of the month from 10:00-Noon.  MDT Orientation will provide foundational information to new MDT members that will further their understanding of the CAC movement and model, who is part of an MDT, and how case review works. The content in training will assist CACs in their […]

Washington Statewide Forensic Interview Peer Review

Zoom

Washington Statewide Forensic Interviewer Peer Review meetings are held on the first Thursday of every month from 11:00 AM-12:30 PM.  These meetings are an opportunity for forensic interviewers across the state to review forensic interviewing techniques for cases involving suspected child abuse. Peer review provides a space for thorough discussion and interview feedback as well […]

The Cycle of Aubse: Marianismo and Machismo in the Hispanic Community

Zoom

This workshop will examine the cultural distinctives of marianismo and machismo in Hispanic culture and how these values can perpetuate violence within family systems especially towards women and children. We will discuss in detail these cultural distinctives and how the cultural stigma about speaking out can actually keep victims in cycles of abuse. Presenters: Hilda […]

Victim Advocacy Roundtable – January

Zoom

Victim Advocate Roundtable is held the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  The group is open to victim advocates working with CACs and MDTs in […]

Washington Statewide Forensic Interview Peer Review

Zoom

The purpose of forensic interview peer review is to provide Forensic and/or Child Interview Specialists and MDT Partners with an opportunity to review forensic interviews, discuss specific interview techniques, provide feedback regarding the quality of documentation, and review relevant research. Peer review meetings are held on the first Thursday of every month from 11:00 AM-12:30 […]

MDT Orientation – February 2024

Zoom

Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Orientation is held on the first Wednesday of the month from 10:00-Noon.  MDT Orientation will provide foundational information to new MDT members that will further their understanding of the CAC movement and model, who is part of an MDT, and how case review works. The content in training will assist CACs in their […]

From Forensic Interviewer to Expert Witness

Zoom

As a Forensic Interviewer, receiving a subpoena to testify can be nerve-wracking - whether called to testify for the very first time or as an experienced expert witness. This presentation will help brand new interviewers, and remind tenured interviewers, how to best prepare for their court testimony including: preparing, creating and maintaining a CV efficiently […]

Responding to Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children: Skills for Advocates

Zoom

This training is geared towards Advocates with foundational knowledge of sexual exploitation and trafficking. The workshop begins with a set of core practices for Advocates responding to CSEC to increase engagement and support clients across a range of activities, including developing skills and connections. Participants will also explore the specific needs, laws, services, and systems […]

Victim Advocate Roundtable – February

Zoom

Victim Advocate Roundtable is held the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  The group is open to victim advocates working with CACs and MDTs in […]

MDT Orientation – March 2024

Zoom

Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Orientation is held on the first Wednesday of the month from 10:00-Noon.  MDT Orientation will provide foundational information to new MDT members that will further their understanding of the CAC movement and model, who is part of an MDT, and how case review works. The content in training will assist CACs in their […]

Washington Statewide Forensic Interview Peer Review

Zoom

The purpose of forensic interview peer review is to provide Forensic and/or Child Interview Specialists and MDT Partners with an opportunity to review forensic interviews, discuss specific interview techniques, provide feedback regarding the quality of documentation, and review relevant research. Peer review meetings are held on the first Thursday of every month from 11:00 AM-12:30 […]

Victim Advocate Roundtable – March

Zoom

Victim Advocate Roundtable is held the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  The group is open to victim advocates working with CACs and MDTs in Washington State including CAC-based, community-based, and systems-based advocates.  This is a supportive space to network, share current practices in the field, and receive input on […]

MDT Orientation – April 2024

Zoom

Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Orientation is held on the first Wednesday of the month from 10:00-Noon.  MDT Orientation will provide foundational information to new MDT members that will further their understanding of the CAC movement and model, who is part of an MDT, and how case review works. The content in training will assist CACs in their […]

Washington Statewide Forensic Interview Peer Review

Zoom

The purpose of forensic interview peer review is to provide Forensic and/or Child Interview Specialists and MDT Partners with an opportunity to review forensic interviews, discuss specific interview techniques, provide feedback regarding the quality of documentation, and review relevant research. Peer review meetings are held on the first Thursday of every month from 11:00 AM-12:30 […]

Understanding & Supporting LGBTQ+ Clients: Session 1, SOGIE 101

Zoom

This is the first of four sessions in the training series. In this session, learning will focus on language/terminology foundation & identity development. Presenter - Samantha King Samantha King (she/her) is a cisgender woman working to help dismantle systems of gender oppression. Samantha graduated from Widener University in 2016 with a Masters of Social Work […]

Victim Advocate Roundtable – April

Zoom

Victim Advocate Roundtable is held the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  The group is open to victim advocates working with CACs and MDTs in […]

MDT Orientation – May 2024

Zoom

Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Orientation is held on the first Wednesday of the month from 10:00-Noon.  MDT Orientation will provide foundational information to new MDT members that will further their understanding of […]

Washington Statewide Forensic Interview Peer Review

Zoom

The purpose of forensic interview peer review is to provide Forensic and/or Child Interview Specialists and MDT Partners with an opportunity to review forensic interviews, discuss specific interview techniques, provide […]

Victim Advocate Roundtable – May

Zoom

Victim Advocate Roundtable is held the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  The group is open to victim advocates working with CACs and MDTs in […]

MDT Orientation – June 2024

Zoom

Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Orientation is held on the first Wednesday of the month from 10:00-Noon.  MDT Orientation will provide foundational information to new MDT members that will further their understanding of […]

Washington Statewide Forensic Interview Peer Review

Zoom

The purpose of forensic interview peer review is to provide Forensic and/or Child Interview Specialists and MDT Partners with an opportunity to review forensic interviews, discuss specific interview techniques, provide […]

Victim Advocate Roundtable – June

Zoom

Victim Advocate Roundtable is held the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  The group is open to victim advocates working with CACs and MDTs in […]