National Conferences

 


The Robert D. McCormick Center for Child Advocacy and Policy proudly presents:

The Tenth Annual National Conference

Investigative Interviewing of Children: The Intersection of Practice, Policy, and Research

May 20th, 2015

8:00 – 3:30 pm 

REGISTER TODAY!

Location:

The Conference Center
University Hall, 7th Floor

Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043

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Contact us:

Phone: 973-655-4188
Email: chadconf@mail.montclair.edu

 

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Investigative Interviewing of Children: The Intersection of Practice, Policy, and Research


Parking / Lunch

Keynote Speakers

Martine Powell, PhD

Professor of Psychology

Deakin University, AU

Debra Poole, PhD

Professor of Psychology

Central Michigan University

 

8:00 am: 

Registration check in / Continental Breakfast

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Poster Presentations

9:00 am– 9:15 am

Welcome/ Opening Remarks

9:15 am – 10:15 am:

Morning Keynote address

Dr. Martine Powell

10:30 am – 11:30 am

Breakout Session 1 (Choose one workshop)

1. Talking with Child Victims Early in the Investigation: Techniques for First Responders and
    Field Interviewers
    Susan H. Curcio, Esq., Adjunct Faculty, McCormick Center, Montclair State University

2. Cultural Competence and Child Interviewing: Understanding Religious Factors in Interviewing
    Karen L. Haboush, PsyD
    Anne Meltzer, PsyD
    Rachel Wang, BA, Doctoral Candidate
    Juhi Farooqui, BA Candidate

3. Narrative Practice: Evidence Based Interviewing Techniques to Foster a Child’s Informative Responses
    Michele Greenburg, LMSW
    Forensic Interviewer Faculty & Committee Member
    NY State Forensic Interviewing Best Practices

11:30 am – 1:00 pm 

Lunch (on your own)

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm

Afternoon Keynote Address:

Dr.  Debra Poole

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm: 

Breakout Session 2 (Choose one workshop)

1. Interviewing Children on the Autism Spectrum: A Father’s Perspective
    David M. Fallon, Special Agent, U.S. DHS ICE, Homeland Security Investigations
    Lynne Wilson-Bruchet, Victim Assistance Specialist, U.S. DHS ICE, Homeland Security Investigations

2. Child-First/Finding Words Forensic Interview Protocol 2014 Updates
    Joseph A. Del Russo, Esq., Adjunct Faculty, McCormick Center, Montclair State University
    Anthony V. D’Urso, PsyD, Associate Professor, Psychology, Montclair State University

3. Considerations When Interviewing Children about Repeated Events
    Sonja Brubacher, PhD, Centre for Investigative Interviewing, Deakin University, AU