Children's Law Section: Admirable Advocacy for Proud Parents & Kind Kids

When:  May 17, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM (ET)

This excellent child welfare event will present speakers on topics such as: training past trauma; the intersection of juvenile law and men’s rights; evidentiary and infant mental health issues; assessing credibility/reliability of children’s tender years statements; and case law updates.

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8:30 a.m. Check in and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Training Past Trauma
Presenter: Shenandoah Chefalo
Author and Advocate at Center for Trauma Resilient Communities
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Men’s Issues In Juvenile Law (Sanders Redux)
Presenter: Tobin Miller, Office of the Children’s Ombudsman
11:45 a.m. Lunch (lunch included)
12:30 p.m. Elusive Evidence: Evidentiary Issues
Presenter: Joshua Pease, The Kronzek Firm, PLC
1:30 p.m. Baby Blues: Infant Mental Health
Presenter: Erin Werth
Program Coordinator for Genesee County Infant/Toddler Treatment Court Program
2:30 p.m. Break
2:40 p.m. Credibility/Reliability: Assessing the Credibility and Reliability of Children’s Tender Year Statements
Presenter: Tracy Green, 3rd Circuit Court Judge
3:40 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Contemporary Cases: Case Law Update
Presenter: TBA



Michigan State University College of Law
648 N Shaw Ln.
East Lansing, MI 48824