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Mentoring and Consultation Groups Format


The training includes:

  • Seven group meetings, 90 minutes in length
  • Two peer review meetings with group leader
  • Required readings

The entire training will take approximately 12 to 14 hours to complete for the seven month period Mentoring and Consultation Groups is in session.

Three Mentoring and Consultation Groups, with up to ten participants in each group, will be created, and each group will be assigned to a highly skilled forensic interview specialist/trainer.


Dates of the 2024 Group meetings. (Each meeting is 90 minutes in length)

All start times noted below are stated as Central time zone.

Group A
10:00 – 11:30 am CT
Group B
10:00 – 11:30 am CT
Group C
1:00 – 2:30 pm CT
February 22 February 6 February 22
MCG #2 March 14 March 12 March 28
MCG #3 April 11 April 9 April 18
MCG #4 May 16 May 14 May 23
MCG #5 June 20 June 4 June 20
MCG #6 July 11 July 9 July 25
MCG #7 August 8 August 6 August 22


Applications close on January 12, 2024.

For more information, email Alex Haynes.


This project was supported by Award No. 15PJDP-23-GK-01575-JJVO awarded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this presentation are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice or grant-making component.