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Domestic Violence Update - Dec. 8

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We just wanted to remind you that our next In Service half day conference is quickly approaching. It promises to be an excellent opportunity to learn and network with your colleagues.

We hope you can join us for our next Domestic Violence Update presented by
Emberly Cross, Coordinating Attorney of the Cooperative Restraining Order Clinic.

Date & Time: Friday, December 8, 2006: 8:30 AM -12:30 PM

Location: CSU, Chico campus, Bell Memorial Union 210

Family law mediators and custody evaluators are required to receive an annual update on legal and social science issues related to domestic violence. This course meets the 4-hour mandatory domestic violence update requirement - 4 hours BBS - BRNMCEP.

This session will address the use of different types of restraining orders in domestic violence cases, new laws relating to domestic violence, new laws regarding mediators and custody evaluators, and new social science research regarding families experiencing domestic violence.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand how domestic violence intersects court and custody evaluation processes
  • Know which California laws and rules apply in custody cases
  • Learn about new DV laws
    - Understand and integrate expectations of National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges in custody evaluations for families experiencing domestic violence
  • Develop an understanding of new domestic violence research to use in your practice

Enrollment Information:
Course Number: RCE D 944A-01

Course Fee: $65

Enroll Now: Please visit
or call CSU, Chico Continuing Education - 530-898-6105

For more information on the CSU, Chico Center for Regional and Continuing Education In Service Program please visit