This webinar is hosted by the Battered Women's Justice Project and is open to the public. 

Content

This webinar will examine the Family Law Veterans’ Diversion Program, Orange County (CA) Superior Court.  Begun in 2010, this program is designed to address the unique needs of military veterans and their families when involved in family court proceedings.  It provides assessments/treatment for posttraumatic stress (PTS) and traumatic brain injury TBI issues; addresses protection for intimate partners and children during the treatment process, and; assists veterans in avoiding statutory ramifications of a domestic violence finding.   

Presenters

Honorable Lon Hurwitz, Family Law Division, Orange County (CA) Superior Court; Kathleen West, DrPH, University of Southern California Department of Preventative Medicine; Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans & Military Families, University of Southern California School of Social Work. Hosted by Brian Clubb, Project Director, Military & Veterans Advocacy, Battered Women's Justice Project. 

Logistical Information

  • A webinar is on online seminar and requires internet access to connect.
  • You will receive a confirmation email from ksonmore@bwjp.org immediately after registering. If you don't see it in your inbox, please check your spam or junk mail. Please keep this email as it contains the webinar and audio information needed to join the webinar. You will receive a reminder email the day before the webinar as well.
  • Audio options include: VoIP (free audio through the internet, speakers are required, a headset is recommended) or dialing into a teleconference line (your standard ling distance charges will apply).
  • Questions? Contact Kari Sonmore at ksonmore@bwjp.org