Guardian Ad Litem Basics

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This program satisfies both the 8-hour and 3-hour CLE requirements of Standard 14.0 of the Missouri Supreme Court’s Standards for Guardians ad Litem. Speakers will discuss the legal framework for cases involving abuse and neglect allegations and child representation; how to efficiently and effectively investigate child abuse and neglect allegations; important aspects of trauma and family dynamics that often impact the families involved in these cases; how bonding and attachments play a role in permanency planning; and legal ethics of representing the different parties in these cases. For those interested in volunteering for, or just learning more about, Jackson County CASA, the lunch hour panel will discuss Jackson County CASA’s case management model and how it works within the child welfare system.

 

Guardian Ad Litem Basics 2020 was recorded on March 6, 2020.

MCLE Credit*: MO 6.0 self-study credit, no ethics | KS 6.0, incl. 1.0 ethics non-traditional

*Missouri limits self-study credit to a total of 6 hours per reporting period.

Registration Period: March 6, 2020 - March 5, 2021

After registering for this on-demand seminar, a confirmation message will be sent to the email address provided. That message will contain a link to the recording, a pass code, the materials link, and instructions for receiving credit.

Please email umkccle@umkc.edu or call 816-235-1648 with any questions.

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