Addressing the Needs of Adolescents in Foster Care: A Training for Guardians ad Litem

Addressing the Needs of Adolescents in Foster Care: A Training for Guardians ad Litem

December 15, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.)

Sponsored by:
Tennessee Court Improvement Program
Administrative Office of the Courts

The training will be held at the  Embassy Suites Nashville Airport
                                                        10 Century Boulevard
                                                        Nashville, TN 37214

Training Agenda

Join us for this all new training geared towards representing older youth who are in Foster Care.

The training will explore the topics of:

* Building resiliency through trauma

* Co-morbidities, such as mental health issues and substance abuse, in teenagers

* Addressing Rule 40 from a development standpoint

* Resources and services available to the youth

The course is approved for 6.5 CLE Hours (3.5 General and 3.0 Dual Hours)

COST OF PROGRAM:  (Lunch is included)

$75.00 for juvenile attorneys with 3 or more Rule 13 appointments in 2017
$250.00 all other attorneys

Payment Information will be forwarded to you in a training confirmation email.  Pre-Payments accepted by Mail in the form of a Check or Money Order Only.  Payments on site can also be made in cash.   We do not accept Debit/Credit Card payments.

The Court Improvement Program is 'Going Green' with our training materials.  Materials will be emailed to you about a week before the training.  Please print them and bring with you.  Training materials will NOT be available onsite.

 

THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS December 7, 2017

 

Registration Form


What percentage of your total practice encompasses child dependency / juvenile justice / termination proceedings?: *

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Approximately how many child dependency / juvenile justice / termination proceedings have you participated in?: *

    

For Title VI and Title IX Compliance, please complete the following information:

If you require an accommodation and/or have special needs because of a qualified disability, have questions, or need additional information, please contact:

Daun Donyes (CIPAdminAssistant@tncourts.gov)
Administrative Office of the Courts
511 Union Street, Suite 600
Nashville, TN 37219
(615) 741-2687 FAX (615) 253-3423