Advanced Legal Issue Spotting

  • OCT 11 & OCT 12, 2021 - 9 AM TO 4:30 PM

Research has shown that victims in Colorado often get confusing, inaccurate, and incomplete information regarding their legal issues from their advocates and support systems. Join this training to advance your skills and expertise as a victim advocate. After completing this training, you will be invited to join the Legal Information Network of Colorado (LINC) Navigator team and be given exclusive access to additional training opportunities to continue enhancing your skill set, connection to other Navigators across Colorado, and more!

Detailed Agenda Day 1 (subject to change)

9:00-9:15 - Introduction
9:15-9:45 - Needs assessment and data/eval w/in LINC
9:45-10:15 - Trauma in the legal system
10:15-10:30 - BREAK
10:30-11:15 - Privilege/Confidentiality/Privacy
11:15-12:00 - UPL
12:00-1:00 - LUNCH
1:00-1:45 - Criminal/Civil law
1:45-2:45 - VRA 101
2:45-3:00 - BREAK
3:00-3:30 - Case Study
3:30-4:00 - Title IX
4:00-4:15 - Review/game

Detailed Agenda Day 2 (subject to change)

9:00-9:15 - Welcome, review day 1, re-intro
9:15-10:00 - Housing protections/ACP/Name change
10:00-10:20 - LINC website help tool
10:20 - 10:30 - BREAK
10:30-11:00 - Family Law/Dissolution of Marriage/APR
11:00-11:30 - Child abuse
11:30-12:00 - Sexual assault reporting
12:00-1:00 - LUNCH
1:00-1:30 - Immigration Law
1:30-2:00 - TJ/RJ within Legal Systems
2:00-2:30 - Case Study
2:30-2:45 - BREAK
2:45-3:15 - Deaf/HOH abuse, working with interpreters
3:15-4:00 - Protection Orders/Safety planning
4:00-4:15 - Data/Surveys
4:15-4:30 - Review game/wrap up