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California Child Abduction Training Project

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Training Opportunities

Refreshed and Revised: CFIT Curriculum Update Session 2

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Are you a forensic interviewer who attended CFIT prior to 2022? In this one-day training, you'll get a refresher on the research base that informs the approaches taught in CFIT including an overview of the updates to Tom Lyon's 2021 Ten Step Investigative Interview template and other "hot topics" in forensic interviewing, as well as explore some of the new training activities and resources included in this latest CFIT revision. This training is designed for individuals who have previously attended CFIT and who conduct forensic interviews (FIs) in a MDT setting; it is not intended for MDT members who do not conduct FIs.

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Would Your Agency Like To Host A Training?

CIR encourages agencies to host child abduction trainings to promote county wide collaboration on future cases.Please email for more information. 

Cal OES: Governor's Office of Emergency Services

Produced by the Child Abduction Training Project of the Center for Innovation and Resources, Inc. (CIR) in partnership with the California Child Abduction Task Force with funding from the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (CalOES), made possible through the United States Department of Justice, Victims of Crime Act.