This presentation centers around the importance of collaboration between family advocates, forensic interviewers, law enforcement, and Child Protective Services on the day of the forensic interview. The discussion will focus on the importance of engaging caregivers and introducing wrap-around services throughout the life of the case. Attendees will walk away with ideas on methods of client engagement, assessing the next seventy-two hours for clients and non-offending caregivers, and painting a picture of hope for families.
Undestand the importance of MDT relations in order to provide services for families on Day of Forensic Interview
Develop tools and techniques to use when speaking with caregivers
Assess their skills to confidently provide caregivers with support and care during and after their child's forensic interview