The New York State Office of Victim Services (OVS) is pleased to announce a new training course for legal advocates and allied professionals from OVS-funded organizations:
In partnership with NYU, NYLAG and Columbia University, Trauma Responsive Lawyering is an 8-session virtual training (Fridays, January 22 – March 12, 2021; Noon – 2pm EST ) led by mental health and legal experts who serve interpersonal violence (IPV) survivors and their families.
This program is open to legal advocates from OVS-funded organizations and sessions are geared toward both newer and more experienced legal professionals. Sessions are free of charge, and Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits, including diversity and inclusion credits, will be provided to those who meet eligible criteria.
This program is presented by The New York State Office of Victim Services in collaboration with Columbia University Department of Psychiatry and NYU Langone Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. CLE Sponsored by New York Legal Assistance Group.