Webinar Workshops: Tribal Domestic Violence Courts and Dockets: Which is Right for Your Community?
Announcing free webinar workshops Tribal Domestic Violence Courts and Dockets: Which is Right for your community?
TLPI has recently released a new publication “Tribal Domestic Violence Courts and Tribal Domestic Violence Dockets – Guide for Development of a Tribal Victim-Centered Specialized Court or Docket to More Effectively Address Domestic Violence Cases” and is offering free webinar workshops for tribes interested in developing a tribal domestic violence court or docket. The webinar workshops will guide Native nations through discussions to determine whether a tribal domestic violence court or docket would be the best fit for a tribal community. The workshops will also touch on other important issues for consideration including protocol and policy development, benefits, barriers and sustainability.
What are Tribal Domestic Violence Courts?
Tribal Domestic Violence Courts are specialized courts comprised of judges, court staff and a multi-disciplinary core case team highly trained in the power and control dynamics of domestic violence and focused on victim safety and batterer accountability.
What are Tribal Domestic Violence Dockets?
Tribal Domestic Violence Dockets are specialized docket days with judges and court personnel trained in dynamics of domestic violence and enhanced security measures.
How to Participate?
You can join these webinar workshops either individually or as part of a tribal multidisciplinary team. Individuals and tribal multidisciplinary team are welcome to participate in each of the webinar workshops and online discussions.
Is Technical Assistance available for Tribal Multidisciplinary Teams?
Yes, more in-depth technical assistance will be available for four tribal teams.
Tribal multidisciplinary teams interested in receiving more in-depth technical assistance should email Chia@TLPI.orgbefore registering. Note those team members who cannot attend live can watch an archived recording, but someone from the team must attend each of the live webinar workshops.
When are the webinar workshops?
The webinar workshops will be on the following dates at 11:00am-12:30pm Alaska/12:00pm-1:30pm Pacific/1:00pm-2:30 pm Mountain/2:00pm-3:30pm Central/3:00pm-4:30pm Eastern:
·Thursday, August 8th
·Thursday, August 29th
·Thursday, September 19th
You Can Register Here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8822152947190262284