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Friday, April 14, 2017

Friday Registration: 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon


8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

KEYNOTE:
TBA


9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

BREAK
Visit Summit Store & Exhibits


10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

10A
Strangulation: A Hidden Crime in Child Abuse
Kelsey McKay, JD
Over the last decade as felony strangulation statutes have been enacted throughout the country, communities have been shocked at the devastating prevalence in which this disturbing assault exists between intimate partners.  Through proper training, responders have started to better identify this often missed and lethal crime, finally giving this crime and the victims a voice.  The next step is to educate those working in the child population so that we can recognize and better document when children have been either victims or witnesses of strangulation.

10B
Subtle Erosion: Neglect, Environmental Instability & Chronic Trauma
Heather McKeag, MD
In this session, Dr. McKeag will lead a discussion of the longstanding effects of chronic neglect and home-life instability. This discussion will include a look at foster care outcomes and potential positive influences imparting resilience to children effected by neglect.

10C
Session TBA.

10D
Session TBA.  

10E
Courtroom Psychology:  How to be a Good Witness and Survive in the Courtroom
Lawrence Jay Braunstein, Esq.
This program is designed for the expert and lay (fact) witness, and will “demystify” the trial process. It will address and explain the different layers of action in the courtroom, how to “read” it and how to effectively respond. Issues such as body language, the importance of what you say and how you say it, demonstrative evidence and effective presentation, the trial as theatre, establishing a level of comfort in the courtroom, how to defend yourself on cross examination and how to protect yourself in the witness box (when no one else will). The more comfortable and confident a witness is in the courtroom, the more effective their testimony can be.

10F
Session TBA.

10G
Session TBA.





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Clackamas County Sheriff

Sheriff Craig Roberts

Sheriff Craig Roberts

2017 Child Abuse & Family Violence Summit
April 11-14, 2017

Red Lion Hotel on the River
909 N. Hayden Island Drive
Portland, Oregon 97217

Julie Collinson, Conference Coordinator
Phone: 503-557-5827
Fax: 503-794-8068
jcollinson@clackamas.us

Register online