In September, NCAC Executive Director, Chris Newlin, presented three workshops at the XXth ISPCAN International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect in Nagoya, Japan. The workshops included: “Children’s Advocacy Centers/Barnahus: International Implementation of an Effective Child-Centered Model to Investigate and Respond to Child Sexual Abuse,” “Defending Childhood Initiative: Implementation of Recommendations by Children’s Advocacy Centers,” and, “Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice: The Child Abuse Library Online (CALiO).”
Chris also spoke about recent events involving athletes and abuse on ESPN’s Outside the Lines, on September 18th.
In September, NCAC Senior Trainer, Linda Cordisco Steele, traveled to Salt Lake City to conduct an Extended Forensic Interview Training. Linda also conducted Forensic Interviewing of Children Training in New York.
NCAC Trainer, Andra Chamberlin conducted two Forensic Interviewing of Children Trainings in Canada.
Also in September, NCAC Training Director, Pamela Jones, represented the NCAC in Washington D.C. at the Global Alliance Against Child Sexual Abuse Online, Second Ministerial Conference.