Forensic Interview Toolbox (FIT)
September 13 - September 17
Dates: September 13-17, 2021, 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Tuition: Sponsored by MCA for all of our Maryland CAC’s
TOPICS COVERED: Current forensic interview research, tele-forensic interviewing, child development, use of media/evidence, memory & suggestibility, cultural humility, dynamics of abuse.
This NCA accredited 32-hour training includes comprehensive instruction on BCAC’s Forensic Interview Toolbox (FIT), forensic interview protocol. Participants will learn best practices for questioning children and vulnerable adults (elder abuse and adults with disabilities). Practice interviews and mock trial will enhance learning along with content experts from legal, elder justice and interview lab research.