Webinars: Civil Legal Remedies

Abuse in Later Life: A Webinar Series for Civil Attorneys and Legal Advocates

This recorded 5-part webinar series - Abuse in Later Life: A Webinar Series for Civil Attorneys and Legal Advocates – is presented by the National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life (NCALL) and the American Bar Association (ABA) Commission on Domestic & Sexual Violence. Viewers will learn about a range of topics related to civil remedies for abuse in later life. (Please note: CLE credit is not approved for the recorded sessions of this webinar series. CLE units are only available for participants who attended during the live webinar session).

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  • Module 2: Forming the Relationship with Your Client - February 8, 2018
    • This module discusses the importance of using a victim-centered approach to screening for abuse in later life and critical challenges to client communication, including accessibility and cultural barriers. The key concepts of privilege, confidentiality, and mandated reporting are also discussed.

Protection Orders and Older Victims: A Survivor-Centered Approach

On June 28, 2018 , NCALL and the National Center on Protection Orders and Full Faith & Credit (NCPOFFC)  presented a webinar discussing survivor-centered strategies for advocates and attorneys who work with older victims as they navigate the court system. This webinar includes tips and best practices to apply while preparing to seek a protection order, during court appearances, and after an order is granted.



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