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Child Abuse Training and Technical Assistance Center

This page lists events for our CATTA Project. See a list of upcoming events from all CIR projects, including:

  • The Child Abduction Training Project
  • The Underserved Populations Training Project
  • The Serving California's Diversity Training Project
  • The Child Abuse Training and Technical Assistance Center

2022

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The Karen J. Saywitz Legacy Award Lecture

Wednesday, April 20, 2022
12:00 pm PDT2:00 pm PDT
Online
Headshot, Thomas J. Lyon

Presented by Thomas J. Lyon, JD, Ph.D

CAPSAC, is delighted to announce one of Dr. Saywitz’s longtime research colleagues, Tom Lyon, JD, Ph.D. at USC, is the 2022 recipient of CAPSAC’s Karen J. Saywitz Legacy Award and will discuss his latest research on April 20th in a live webinar, the second in a series of lectures over future years honoring Dr. Saywitz’s work and legacy.

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Refreshed and Revised: CFIT Curriculum Update

Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Online

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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Healing Trauma With Storytelling And Art

Friday, July 15, 2022
8:30 am PDT4:00 pm PDT
Healing Trauma With Storytelling And Art

Using Art in your Professional Practice and Personal Life.
Join us for "Healing Trauma with Storytelling and Art,” a one day virtual conference on how creativity helps us to process and heal from trauma. With a full-day of talks and workshops from experts in the fields of mental health and the arts, this is a perfect opportunity to be inspired by the power of creativity.

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Working With Trauma: Impact On Health Care Providers And First Responders

Friday, July 22, 2022
9:30 am PDT12:00 pm PDT
Healing Trauma With Storytelling And Art

This workshop will focus on issues related to secondary trauma that impact professionals who work with vulnerable populations and populations with histories of child maltreatment, trauma and complex trauma. The class will also address those providers who work regularly with clients with intense pain, grief and loss.

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Refreshed and Revised: CFIT Curriculum Update Session 2

Thursday, July 28, 2022
Online

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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Cal OES: Governor's Office of Emergency Services
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Produced by the CATTA Center, a project of the Center for Innovation and Resources, Inc. with funding provided by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (CalOES), Victim Services Branch.