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Basic Child Sexual Abuse Forensic Interview Training
12/2/2013 - 12/6/2013
Minneapolis, MN
Event Contact:
Sandy Heitkamp
Training Assistant
612-813-8330 (fax)
Sponsoring Organization(s):
CornerHouse Interagency Child Abuse Evaluation and Training Center
Additional Information:
This training teaches the CornerHouse Forensic Interview Protocol - a credible, reliable, developmentally flexible and non-traumatic forensic interview protocol appropriate for children, adolescents and vulnerable adults involved in a sexual abuse investigation. Training methods include lecture and discussion, review of CornerHouse video-recorded interviews, skill-building exercises, and an interview practicum. These courses are designed for teams of forensic interviewers, child protection workers, tribal social service investigators, law enforcement officers and prosecuting attorneys. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend as a multidisciplinary team. Courses are outcome-based and include an exam upon completion. Couse Topis: CornerHouse Guiding Principles;
Multi-Disciplinary Teams; Foundations for Forensic Interviewing;
Child Development & Developmental Expectations; The Experience and Disclosure of Sexual Abuse; The CornerHouse Forensic Interview Protocol?: A Developmental Approach, Preschool Children,Young/Middle Childhood,(Pre)Adolescents; Forensic Use of Anatomical Dolls;Challenges and Opportunities in Forensic Interviews;