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Below are the most recent trainings updated on the site. We update this archive of trainings as soon as the video and resources are available.

Dependency Virtual Trials: Pitfalls and Promise of Online Trials (05.13.22)

Activity ID # 1208300 Video Password: WDA Dependency Virtual Trials: Pitfalls and Promise of Online Trials, presented by Jason Johnson, Pierce County Department of Assigned Counsel. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit. PowerPoint Presentatio...

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WDA 2022 Defender Conference Resource Page

Greetings! This page will house all the available supplementary materials for WDA’s 2022 Defender Conference: Dismantling Barriers. Some materials are not yet available, so keep an eye on this page for additions after the co...

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Investigating and Defending Allegations of Harassment and School Based Threats (03.25.22)

Activity ID # 1204257 Video Password: WDA Presented by Cindy Arends Elsberry. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit. CLE Overview PowerPoint Presentation Additional Materials

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The Ethics of Submitting a Report to Court in Dependency Proceedings

Activity ID# 1203090 **Video Password: WDA 1.0 Ethics Credit PowerPoint Presentation Seeking to Understand Handout Youth Impact Statement Template  

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Permanency Options for Children and Youth in Dependency (03.11.22)

Activity ID# 1203043 **Video Password: WDA 1.0 Law and Legal Credit Permanency Options for Youth OCLA Training PowerPoint

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Early Access to Counsel for Youth: What HB 1140 / RCW13.40.740 Means for your Practice (02.16.22)

Activity ID # 1200593 Video Password: WDA Credits: 1.0 Law and Legal Credit Presented by Liz Mustin and George Yeannakis with Washington State Office of Public Defense. PowerPoint Presentation RCW 13.40.740 FINAL BILL REPORT ESHB ...

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Representing Youth Accused of Making School Based Threats (01.28.22)

Activity ID # 1198380 1.0 Law and Legal Credit Video Password: WDA PowerPoint Presentation Check List Game Plan Salem Kaiser Threat Assessment Outline  

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Top 5 Things for Parent Advocates to Know When Assisting Incarcerated Parents in Dependency Court

Thank you for participating in WDA’s Incarcerated Parents Project training: Top 5 Things for Parent Advocates to Know When Assisting Incarcerated Parents in Dependency Court. This presentation will introduce practical considera...

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Top 5 Things for Child Advocates to Know When Assisting Children Experiencing Their Parent Being Incarcerated

Thank you for participating in WDA’s Incarcerated Parents Project training: Top 5 Things for Child Advocates to Know When Assisting Children Experiencing Their Parent Being Incarcerated. The training will introduce practical...

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Stepping Up: Representing Incarcerated Parents in Dependency Court

Thank you for viewing WDA’s Incarcerated Parents Project webinar – Stepping Up: Representing Incarcerated Parents in Dependency Court. This training will introduce practical considerations for increasing advocacy for p...

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