National Sexual Violence Resource Center
2013

This audio podcast is an interview with Renee Yokum, the Sexual Assault Services Coordinator at Women Aid in Crisis in Randolph County West Virginia. She discusses the history of a collaborative effort with the local Child Advocacy Center that has spanned nearly a decade.

NSVRC
2014

In this course, victim service professionals will learn how to describe types of sexually abusive behavior, review practical skills for listening to a disclosure of child sexual abuse, and identify the three guiding principles for responding to a disclosure.

Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
2008

This webinar for Community Sexual Assault Service Providers offers an overview of the legal systems’ response to child sexual abuse. It provides a road map for new advocates and a framework for more experienced advocates to better understand an advocate’s role and responsibilities relative to other child sexual abuse service providers.

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Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
2010

The goal of this training is to increase understanding of child development and child sexual abuse issues.  Lucy Berliner offers information on child development specific to youth ages 13-18, discussing how a deeper understanding of developmental stages will aid in providing quality advocacy services.

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Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
2010

The goal of this training is to increase understanding of child development and child sexual abuse issues. Lucy Berliner provides information on child development specific to youth ages 3 - 12, discussing how a deeper understanding of developmental stages will aid in providing quality advocacy services.

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The National Children's Advocacy Center

Judge Charles B. Schudson discusses the history of children in America's courts and the potential for making courts safe for children.  Exploring the law of competency and hearsay, he addresses whether children may testify, and whether professionals and others may testify about what children told them. * must register

Child Safe

This basic course is for parents, grandparents, foster and adoptive parents, community volunteers and even survivors who are interested in learning more about preventing and reducing the negative impact of child sexual abuse. 

National Sexual Violence Resource Center
2013

This recorded webinar explores the unique roles of victim service professionals in responding to child sexual abuse. Participants will be able to share communication strategies to enhance multidisciplinary team members' ability to meet the needs of children who experience sexual abuse. (90 minutes)

Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
2012

This presentation details what should be included in treatment for children with sexual behavior problems and provides advocates with an understanding of recommendations for supervision of children with sexual behavior problems.  Based on the latest research, this presentation provides information on how advocates can guide caregivers to provide appropriate responses to typical and problematic sexual behavior.

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Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
2009

This webinar recording provides an overview of how to maintain and facilitate confidential services provided to child victims of sexual abuse in the context of legal advocacy. It discusses minors' rights to confidentiality and how that is impacted when a parent is also receiving confidential services.

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