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Clackamas County Family Violence & Child Abuse Summit

The Child Abuse and Family Violence Summit is a three-and-a-half day, multi-disciplinary conference for professionals working in the areas of investigations, interviewing, assessment, prosecution, and treatment of child abuse, neglect and domestic violence. The Summit’s goal is to educate professionals on the complex issues associated with child abuse and family violence, to broaden each professional’s knowledge base in multiple areas, and to increase understanding of the other agencies’ roles and responsibilities.

Kelsey will be doing the following talks over the course of the week:

  • Asphyxiation: The Hidden Crime in Child Abuse & Human Trafficking

  • From Voir Dire to Verdict: The Strategic Prosecution of Strangulation Related Crimes

  • Implementation of a Strangulation Supplement: Providing Guidance and Credibility for First Responders

  • Beyond the Walls of Violence: The Role of Fear and Survival in the Investigation & Prosecution of Crime

  • Sex, Strangulation & Serial Killers