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Approved Juvenile CLE

Education Approved for Juvenile CLE by Iowa Children's Justice

Below is a listing of trainings that have been approved for Juvenile CLE Credit.

Not on our list?  Please review the Juvenile CLE Approval Procedures to find out how you can get a training approved.

Upcoming Trainings:

 

September 30, 2021 - (ICJ-538)  Recognizing & Responding to SUD: Are We Doing it Right?  Iowa Children’s Justice.  Live Webcast.  CLE Information: 2.0 hrs/0 Ethics hrs.  (Activity # 368655). Register Here

 

2021 Live Education (in reverse date order)

 

 

 

Date

Class Name And Details

To Register/ CLE Info

September 30, 2021

(ICJ-538)  Recognizing & Responding to SUD: Are We Doing it Right?  Iowa Children’s Justice.  Live Webcast

Register Here

2.0 hrs/0 Ethics hrs. Activity # 368655

September 23, 2021

(ICJ-539)  Representing LGBTQ Youth in Juvenile Court?  Polk County Juvenile Court Model Court and Public Defender.  Standard (Live).

1.0 hrs./Diversity 1 hrs.

Activity # 368952

September 23, 2021

(ICJ-540)  Representing LGBTQ Youth in Juvenile Court?  Polk County Juvenile Court Model Court and Public Defender.  On demand.

Access Training Here

1.0 hrs./Diversity 1 hrs.

Activity # 368953

September 15, 2021

(ICJ-526)  West Union Fall CLE.  Iowa Children's Justice.  West Union Recreation Center, West Union.

6 hrs/2 Ethics hrs
Activity # 365785

September 3, 2021

(ICJ-532)  Supervision of Family Interactions.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

Register Here

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 367562

August 26, 2021

(ICJ-536)  Parenting After Trauma.  State Public Defender.  Panelists will be discussing “Parenting after Trauma” and the services that are available to families. Panelists include Renae Jones, MS, LMHC, Gladys Noll Alvarez, MSW, LISW, IMH-E, Tom Aldrich, JaCarie Owens, LMHS and Katie Obert, LMFT. This webinar is a Polk County Juvenile Model Court presentation and is sponsored by the Model Court and the Office of the State Public Defender.  Standard (live)

1.0 hr./Ethics 0.0 hr.

Activity # 368311

August 26, 2021

(ICJ0537)  Parenting After Trauma.  State Public Defender.  Panelists will be discussing “Parenting after Trauma” and the services that are available to families. Panelists include Renae Jones, MS, LMHC, Gladys Noll Alvarez, MSW, LISW, IMH-E, Tom Aldrich, JaCarie Owens, LMHS and Katie Obert, LMFT. This webinar is a Polk County Juvenile Model Court presentation and is sponsored by the Model Court and the Office of the State Public Defender.  On demand.

1.0 hr./Ethics 0.0 hr.

Activity # 36831

August 16 - August 18, 2021

(ICJ-535)  NACC: From Crisis to Innovation: Toward a Family-Centered Justice System.  Iowa Children’s Justice.  This continues to be a critical time for community, information-sharing, and dialogue as we redefine advocacy during a public health crisis and a movement to end racism and bias in child welfare.  Live webinar.

16.75 hrs/ Ethics 3.75 hrs/ Diversity 7.0 hrs/ Wellness 0 hrs

Activity # 368125

August 14 - August 15, 2021

(ICJ-534)  NACC: From Crisis to Innovation: Toward a Family-Centered Justice System.  Iowa Children’s Justice. This continues to be a critical time for community, information-sharing, and dialogue as we redefine advocacy during a public health crisis and a movement to end racism and bias in child welfare. Standard (live).

15.0 hrs/Ethics hrs1.5 hrs/Diversity 6.0hrs/Wellness 0 hrs

Activity #  368124

August 13, 2021

(ICJ-541)  Danger vs. Risk.  State Public Defender.  Live webcast.

1.0 hrs.  Ethics 0 hrs.

Activity # 367567

August 13, 2021

(ICJ-542)  Danger vs. Risk.  State Public Defender.  On demand.

Access Training Here.

1.0 hrs.  Ethics 0 hrs.

Activity # 367568

July 22, 2021

(ICJ-530)  Social Justice and the Impact of Racial Inequality on Juvenile Justice.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/1 Ethics hrs
Activity # 366646

July 21, 2021

(ICJ-525)  NACC Iowa Custom Training, Summer 2021 (Session III:  Evidentiary Laws, Objections, and Trial and Appellate Advocacy for Iowa Child Welfare Attorneys).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 365650

July 14, 2021

(ICJ-524)  NACC Iowa Custom Training, Summer 2021 (Session II:  In Court and Out-of-Court Advocacy and Collaboration Throughout an Iowa Dependency Case).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 365649

July 7, 2021

(ICJ-523)  NACC Iowa Custom Training, Summer 2021 (Session I:  Using Holistic Advocacy and Case Theory to Advance Cases and Keep Children with Families).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 365651

June 29, 2021

(ICJ-522)  Solution Focused Meeting (SFM) Overview.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 366085

June 24, 2021

(ICJ-521)  DHS presentation regarding FCS contract changes.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 365862

June 23, 2021

(ICJ-513)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Review).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363823

June 18, 2021

(ICJ-518)  Evidence in Juvenile Court.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 365376

June 17, 2021

(ICJ-519)  Returning to In-Person Juvenile Court Hearings.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 365611

June 16, 2021

(ICJ-512)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Section V:  Courtroom Advocacy).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363820

June 9, 2021

(ICJ-511)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Section IV:  The Role and Duties of Legal Counsel).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363824

June 9, 2021

(ICJ-492)  Psychological Trauma & Juvenile Justice:  Impact on Mind, Body, Behavior and Community - Current Research and Practice Trends (Day 2).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

5.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361525

June 8, 2021

(ICJ-520)  FTC Graduate Panel Discussion.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 365625

June 8, 2021

(ICJ-491)  Psychological Trauma & Juvenile Justice:  Impact on Mind, Body, Behavior and Community - Current Research and Practice Trends (Day 1).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

5.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361566

June 2, 2021

(ICJ-510)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Section III (Part 2):  The Child Welfare Legal Process, Ch. 21-28).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363822

May 26, 2021

(ICJ-509)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Section III (Part 1):  The Child Welfare Legal Process, Ch. 14-20).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363825

May 20, 2021

(ICJ-497)  Domestic Violence and Juvenile Court.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363307

May 19, 2021

(ICJ-508)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Section II:  Legal Framework).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363821

May 12, 2021

(ICJ-507)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Section I:  The Context of Child Welfare Law).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363846

May 10, 2021

(ICJ-477)  Strengthening Family Connections - Eastern Service Area.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 360776

May 7, 2021

(ICJ-515)  Creating Meaningful Family Time for Young Children and Parents:  A Judges and Attorneys Role.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 364407

May 7, 2021

(ICJ-479)  Strengthening Family Connections - Des Moines Service Area.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 360779

May 3, 2021

(ICJ-478)  Strengthening Family Connections - Northern Service Area.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 360777

April 30, 2021

(ICJ-496)  Attorney Ethics & Social Media:  It's an electronic jungle out there.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/1 Ethics hrs
Activity # 362856

April 29-30, 2021

(ICJ-516)  Southwest Iowa Lawyers League.  Southwest Iowa Lawyers League.  Holiday Inn at Ameristar, Council Bluffs.  2 sessions approved for Juvenile CLE:

  • Psychiatric Medications and Our Kids (2 hrs)

  • Reasonable Efforts to Prevent Removals (1 hr)

3 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 364806

April 19-23, 2021

(ICJ-517)  Institute for New Juvenile and Family Court Judges - Virtual.  National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges.  Live Webinar.

24.75 hrs/1.5 Ethics hrs
Activity # 364743

April 15, 2021

(ICJ-481)  2021 Juvenile Law Seminar (Live Webinar).  Iowa State Bar Association.  Live Webinar.

7.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361131

April 15, 2021

(ICJ-506)  NACC:  Call to Action for Attorneys:  Urgent Advocacy to Harness the Consolidated Appropriations Act for Older Youth.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363690

April 14, 2021

(ICJ-488)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Review).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361307

April 13, 2021

(ICJ-498)  FTC Report Content and Re-disclosure.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363433

April 9, 2021

(ICJ-476)  Strengthening Family Connections - Western Service Area.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 360778

April 7, 2021

(ICJ-487)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Section V:  Courtroom Advocacy).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361263

April 2, 2021

(ICJ-493)  QRTP Presentation for Juvenile Judges.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 362016

March 31, 2021

(ICJ-486)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Section IV:  The Role and Duties of Legal Counsel).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361306

March 26, 2021

(ICJ-514)  Update on Iowa Boys State Training School.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

0.75 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 363129

March 26, 2021

(ICJ-475)  Strengthening Family Connections - Cedar Rapids Service Area.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 360780

March 24, 2021

(ICJ-485)  NACC Red Book Training Course(Section III (Part 1):  The Child Welfare Process, Ch. 21-28).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361308

March 19, 2021

(ICJ-471)  Is Prevention an Ethical Obligation?.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

  • Session 3 will cover:

    • Effectiveness of Early Intervention of Child Outcome

    • Case Studies from Iowa

    • Ethical Application of Prevention Principles:  The Role of the Court System

1.5 hrs/0.5 Ethics hrs
Activity # 359549

March 18, 2021

(ICJ-494)  Vicarious Trauma and Self Care.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 362533

March 17, 2021

(ICJ-484)  NACC Red Book Training Course  (Section III (Part 1):  The Child Welfare Process, Ch. 14-20).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361265

March 10, 2021

(ICJ-483)  NACC Red Book Training Course  (Section II:  Legal Framework).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361264

March 5, 2021

(ICJ-470)  Is Prevention an Ethical Obligation?.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

  • Session 2 will cover:

    • Neurobiology of Attachment

    • Impact of Prenatal Substance Exposure Across the Child's Lifespan

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 359550

March 3, 2021

(ICJ-482)  NACC Red Book Training Course (Section I:  The Context of Child Welfare Law).  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361309

February 26, 2021

(ICJ-469)  Is Prevention an Ethical Obligation?.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

  • Session 1 will cover:

    • The Ethics of Prevention:  Four Basic Principles

    • Epidemiology of Substance Use in Pregnancy in Iowa

    • Effectiveness of Intervention and Treatment for Pregnant Women

1.5 hrs/0.5 Ethics hrs
Activity # 359548

February 18, 2021

(ICJ-489)  Lessons Learned from Specialty Courts on the Benefits of Collaboration in an Adversarial System.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 361046

February 9, 2021

(ICJ-473)  Iowa FTC Training:  Roles and Responsibilities.  Live Webinar.

2 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 360173

January 21, 2021

(ICJ-472)  Juvenile Case Law Update.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 359680

 

On-Demand Education available on iLearn

On-demand education can be taken on your own, any time through your computer. Content may play on mobile devices, though this has not been tested.  NOTE:  ONLY 6 HOURS TOTAL can be applied towards CLE requirements.

Class Name And Details

CLE Information

(ICJ-415)  Court Oversight Role of QRTP Placements Webinar.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Juvenile Judges' Training on Court Oversight Role of QRTP Placements, including an overview by DHS and JCS.  CLE Credit for Juvenile Judges Only.  Hosted and recorded by Iowa Childre's Justice on 6/26/2020.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Juvenile Judges Only

Activity # 350767
Approved 6/26/2020 to 6/26/2021

(ICJ-386)  2019 Case Law Update.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Participants will learn about some of the most important appellate decisions in 2019 related to juvenile law.  Presenters will focus on reversals, cases with dissents, and cases that provide good summaries of important legal concepts.  Materials include student-written summaries of important cases from the last year.  Recorded live at the Polk County Model Court Training Academy on January 16, 2020.

1 hr/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 342222
Approved 1/16/2020 to 1/16/2021

Other On-Demand Education 

On-demand education can be taken on your own, any time through your computer.    NOTE:  ONLY 6 HOURS TOTAL can be applied to CLE requirements.

Class Name And Details

 CLE Information

(ICJ-411)  Delinquency and Immigration.  Iowa State Bar Association.  This presentation will discuss the potential immigration consequences of delinquency adjudications and what practitioners should be conscious of when negotiating agreements and creating formal records.  The presenters will also discuss potential forms of relief for immigrant juveniles who are adjudicated delinquent.  Presented by Rachel Antonuccio (Iowa City Public Defender's Office) and Julia Zalenski (State Public Defender's Office).  Recorded live at the 2020 Annual Meeting, sponsored by the ISBA Family & Juvenile Law Section, on May 21, 2020.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 3349728
Approved 5/21/2020 to 5/21/2021

(ICJ-417)  Why Compassion Must be the Foundation of All Reasonable Efforts to Reunify Children.  Iowa Children's Justice.  This session will explore the role that compassion must play in all efforts to reunify children with their families in the child welfare system.  Attendees will hear about evidence suggesting that the child welfare system has a crisis in compassion that must be addressed.  Then they will learn about the strong evidence - primarily from other fields - about the role compassion plays in helping people address the challenges in their lives.  Finally, they will gain specific techniques about how to practice compassion in their representation of families.  Speakers include Vivek Sankaran (Child Advocacy Law Clinic, University of Michigan Law School), Amelia Frank Meyer (Alia), and Shrounda Selivanoff (Washington State Office of Public Defense).  Hosted and recorded by Michigan State Court Administrative Office - Child Welfare Services on June 24, 2020.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350850
Approved 6/24/2020 to 6/24/2021

(ICJ-426)  On demand Rescheduled SPD presents Polk County Model Court Panel Discussion.  State Public Defender.  This webinar is an informal Q & A about how things are going with virtual hearings and challenges with services during the pandemic.  Panelists include:  District Associate Judge Kimberly Ayotte; Will Sales, Attorney with the Sales Law Firm; Joni Fleig, Court Reporter; Lynn Vogan, Attorney with the Youth Law Center; Jordan Brackey, Assistant County Attorney; and John Hawkins, Juvenile Court Officer.

Access Class Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350034
Approved 5/28/2020 to 5/28/2021

(ICJ-427)  On-Demand Family Centered Services.  State Public Defender.  SPD presents a Polk County Model Court Training.  This 90-minute webinar addresses Family-Centered Services contracts and the conversion of group care of QRTP (Qualified Residential Treatment Program) per the Family First Act requirement.  Presented by Janee Harvey, Division Administrator for Adult, Children, and Family Services of the Department of Human Services.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 351385
Approved 7/7/2020 to 7/7/2021

(ICJ-428)  On demand Model Court Training 2019 Case Law Update.  State Public Defender.  Participants learn about some of the most important appellate decisions in 2019 related to juvenile law.  Presenters focus on reversals, cases with dissents, and cases that provide good summaries of important legal concepts.  Materials include student-written summaries of important cases from the last year.  Presented by Jami Hagemeier (Attorney at Law) and Kayli Paul (3L Student Attorney with the Children's Rights Clinic at Drake Law School).

Access Class Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350033
Approved 1/16/2020 to 1/16/2021

(ICJ-429)  On demand What We Need to Know About Drug Tests.  State Public Defender.  Gary D. Bucher, from Mid-Iowa Testing in Urbandale, Iowa, discusses Urine Drug Screens, Hair Testing, Oral Fluid Testing, Sweat Patch Testing, Unknown Substance Testing, and Breath Alcohol Testing.

Access Class Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350030
Approved 1/24/2020 to 1/24/2021

(ICJ-430)  On demand Family First Prevention Services Act (Family First).  State Public Defender.  Family First will restructure how the federal government spends money on child welfare to improve outcomes for children and families.  This webinar offers an analysis of the act and will discuss the implications for Iowa.  Presented by Janee Harvey, Division Administrator for Adult, Children, and Family Services of the Department of Human Services.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 349677
Approved 4/16/2020 to 4/16/2021

(ICJ-431)  On demand Quality Representation of Children and Parents during the Covid-19 Pandemic.  State Public Defender.  This panel discussion explores how to effectively represent families while using remote means of communication and the complexities of parent-child interactions via the Internet.  Panel members include a parent's attorney, GAL, a county attorney, and a judge.

Access Class Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350054
Approved 5/15/2020 to 5/15/2021

(ICJ-433)  Qualified Residential Treatment Program (QRTP).  Iowa Children's Justice. 

Access Class Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353981
Approved 8/20/2020 to 8/20/2021

(ICJ-434) Introduction to Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA).  Iowa Children's Justice. 

Access Class Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353958
Approved 8/20/2020 to 8/20/2021

(ICJ-457)  Juvenile Law Update.  Iowa Children's Justice.  This presentation will review case law updates that occurred from September 2019 - September 2020.  Content will review updates related to COVID-19, relative placement, procedural/jurisdictional issues, Child In Need of Assistance, adoption, private termination, and delinquency.  Presented by Judge Brent Pattison. 

 

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 356409
Approved 10/30/2020 to 10/30/2021

(ICJ-458)  QRTP Presentation for Juvenile Judges.  Iowa Children's Justice.  This presentation will review elements related to QRTP (Qualified Residential Treatment Programs) under the Family First Prevention and Service Act, as well as the process of recommending this clinically appropriate level of care and judicial review.  Presented by Chad Jensen (Director of Juvenile Court Services) and Kristin Konchalski (DHS Program Planner for Group Care, Shelter Care, SAL).

Access Class Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 356447
Approved 11/6/2020 to 11/6/2021

(ICJ-460)  Solution Based Casework.  Iowa Children's Justice.  This training is to inform Juvenile Court Judges of Solution Based Casework, as an evidence based practice orffered to children and families in the Child Welfare System.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 356888
Approved 11/12/2020 to 11/12/2021

(ICJ-467)  Grandparents and DHS.  Iowa State Bar Association.  This training discusses when DHS is involved and grandparents want to become the guardians of their grandchildren.  Presented by Sara Strain Linder, Bray & Klockau PLC. 

0.75 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 358429
Approved 12/17/2020 to 9/10/2021

(ICJ-474)  On Demand Juvenile Case Law Review.  State Public Defender.  This webinar is a Polk County Juvenile Model Court presentation was sponsored by the Model Court and the Office of the State Public Defender.  Presented by District Associate Judge Brent Pattison.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 360005
Approved 1/21/2021 to 1/21/2022

(ICJ-490)  Lessons Learned from Specialty Courts on the Benefits of Collaboration in an Adversarial System.  State Public Defender.  This webinar features lessons learned from specialty courts on the benefits of collaboration in an adversarial system.  Panelists include representatives from ZTT/SBCT, Family Tx Court, Too Good to Lose, and Boys Teen Drug Court.  Karla Lampman, Cole Mayer, Ashley Artzer, Erik Howe, and Lynn Vogan presented.  Sponsored by Polk County Model Court and the State Public Defender.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 361297
Approved 2/17/2021 to 2/18/2022

(ICJ-495)  On Demand Vicarious Trauma and Self Care.  State Public Defender.  This webinar features a discussion on vicarious trauma and self care.  Presented by Stephanie Reinhart, Social Worker Supervisor for DHS in Polk County.  Sponsored by Polk County Model Court and the State Public Defender.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 362795
Approved 3/19/2021 to 3/19/2022

(ICJ-499)  NACC Red Book Training Course.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Section I:  The Context of Child Welfare Law - This session will review the context of Child Welfare Law; physical, sexual, and emotional child abuse and neglect; investigative interviewing of the child; interviewing and counseling legal clients who are children; cultural considerations in child abuse and neglect practice; and secondary trauma and self-care.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 363327
Approved 3/3/2021 to 3/3/2022

Activity # 363847
Approved 5/12/2021 to 5/12/2022

(ICJ-500)  NACC Red Book Training Course.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Section II:  Legal Framework - This session will review federal legislation protecting children and providing for their well-being, U.S. Supreme Court Cases regarding child welfare, and the Indian Child Welfare Act.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 363323
Approved 3/10/2021 to 3/10/2022

Activity # 363848
Approved 5/19/2021 to 5/19/2022

(ICJ-501)  NACC Red Book Training Course.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Section III (Part 1):  The Child Welfare Legal Process, Ch. 14-20 - This session will review Child Protective Services maltreatment investigation/assessment, what judges and lawyers need to know about child safety, due process of law and child protection, interstate and international issues, confidentiality, etc.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 363328
Approved 3/17/2021 to 3/17/2022

Activity # 363849
Approved 5/26/2021 to 5/26/2022

(ICJ-502)  NACC Red Book Training Course.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Section III (Part 2):  The Child Welfare Legal Process, Ch. 21-28 - This session will review Collateral proceedings, immigration issues (representing children who are not U.S. Citizens), advocating for educational success for children in foster care, transitioning from foster care in to self-sufficient adulthood, establishing legal permanence for the child and Child Welfare Appellate Advocacy.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 363324
Approved 3/24/2021 to 3/24/2022

Activity # 363850
Approved 6/2/2021 to 6/2/2022

(ICJ-503)  NACC Red Book Training Course.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Section IV:  The Role and Duties of Legal Counsel - This session will review Agency representing in Child Welfare Proceedings, representing parents in Child Welfare Cases, and representing children and youth.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 363325
Approved 3/31/2021 to 3/31/2022

Activity # 363851
Approved 6/9/2021 to 6/9/2022

(ICJ-504)  NACC Red Book Training Course.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Section V:  Courtroom Advocacy - This session will review children in court, special evidentiary issues, trial advocacy, and system and policy advocacy.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 363329
Approved 4/7/2021 to 4/7/2022

Activity # 363852
Approved 6/16/2021 to 6/16/2022

(ICJ-505)  NACC Red Book Training Course.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Review - During this review session, learners will focus on test-taking strategies for multiple choice questions and essay questions.  Learners will also go over the answers of the practice multiple choice questions as well as the rubric and model answers for the practice essays.  Prior to this session, learners should have answered all of the practice questions (multiple choice and essay) and have answers ready for review).

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 363330
Approved 4/14/2021 to 4/14/2022

Activity # 363853
Approved 6/23/2021 to 6/23/2022

(ICJ-527)  On Demand - Returning to In-Person Juvenile Court Hearings.  State Public Defender.  This webinar features a panel of judges discussing what to expect as we return to in-person hearings.  Panel members include Judge Kimberly Ayotte, Judge Romonda Belcher, Judge Linea Nicol, Judge Brent Pattison, and Judge Lynn Poschner.  This webinar is a Polk County Juvenile Model Court presentation and is sponsored by the Model Court and the Office of the State Public Defender.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 366010
Approved 6/17/2021 to 6/17/2022

(ICJ-528)  On Demand - Evidence in Juvenile Court.  State Public Defender.  Confused about how the rules of evidence apply in Juvenile Court?  This webinar will present an overview of how to handle evidence in your juvenile cases, including the different evidentiary standards for different hearings, and recent relevant Iowa case law.  This webinar is presented by Rachel Antonuccio (Supervisor, Waterloo Juvenile Public Defender Office) and sponsored by the Office of the State Public Defender.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 366021
Approved 6/18/2021 to 6/18/2022

(ICJ-529)  Solution Focused Meeting (SFM) Overview.  Iowa Children's Justice.  What is a SFM?  SFMs are a formal family engagement strategy to work toward solutions.  This webinar provides an overview of these meetings and how they fit in with Solution Based Casework (SBC).

Access Class Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 366315
Approved 6/29/2021 to 6/29/2022

(ICJ-531)  Social Justice and the Impact of Racial Inequality on Juvenile Justice.  State Public Defender.  Kim Carson, the Director of Training and Education for the Iowa Judicial Branch presents this look at social justice and the impact of racial inequality on the juvenile justice system.  This webinar is a Polk County Juvenile Model Court presentation and is sponsored by the Model Court and the Office of the State Public Defender.

Access Class Here

1 hrs/1 Ethics hrs
Activity # 366647
Approved 7/22/2021 to 7/22/2022

(ICJ-533)  Supervision of Family Interactions.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Family interaction planning and implementation ensures that children and youth removed from their home maintain relationships with parents, kin, siblings and other supports.  This webinar provides an overview of new requirements for family interactions and supervising these visits.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 367563
Approved 9/3/2021 to 9/3/2022

   
   

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