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CONTINUING AFC TRAINING

AFC who did not attend the live seminar may satisfy the AFC Program training requirements by viewing at least 5.5 credit hours of videos posted on this page. NYS CLE credit is also available. PLEASE READ THE DIRECTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE YOU BEGIN. We cannot process requests for either AFC Program or NYS CLE credit for less than 5.5 credit hours. Run times noted below are approximate.



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VIDEOS:


The Impact of Domestic Violence on Children and Families - Evan Stark, Ph.D., MSW, Syracuse, Jan. 15, 2010 (1:40; 1 skill, 1 professional practice)

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Interviewing Children in the Context of Domestic Violence - Frank Alabiso, Ph.D., Syracuse, Jan. 15, 2010 (50; .5 skills, .5 ethics)

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Understanding Domestic Violence - Dawn M. Hughes, Ph.D., ABPP, New York City, Jan 22, 2010 (50; .5 skills, .5 ethics)

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Using Forensic Science in Family Court & Cross Examination of Forensic Experts - Marvin E. Schechter, Esq., Syracuse, March 31, 2011 (2:30; 1.5 professional practice, 1.5 skills)

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Psychotropic Medication of Children And Adolescents - Martin Irwin, M.D., Syracuse, March 31, 2011 (1:40; 2 skills)

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Aging Out of Foster Care - Erika Leveille, MA, Legal Aid Update, Syracuse, June 7, 2011 (60; .5 skills, .5 ethics)

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Education Law - Judith Gerber, Esq., Legal Aid Update, Syracuse, June 7, 2011 (60; .5 skills, .5 professional practice)

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Disproportionate Minority Representation - Khatib Waheed, MEd and Toni Lang, PHD, Legal Aid Update, Syracuse, June 7, 2011 (1:40; 1 skills, 1 ethics)

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Trafficking & Prostitution - Elizabeth Fildes, Legal Aid Update, Syracuse, June 8, 2011 (60; 1 skills)

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Ethics and Conflict Issues - Gary Solomon, Esq., Legal Aid Update, Syracuse, June 8, 2011 (1:30; 1.5 ethics)

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Judging Children as Children - Hon. Michael Corriero, Cooperstown, October 22, 2011 (1:15; 1 professional practice, .5 ethics)

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Interviewing Protocols for Children Alleging Sex Abuse - Eileen Treacy, Ph.D., Raymond White, Esq., Cooperstown, October 22, 2011 (1:00; 1 skill)

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Custody and Visitation Best Practices: An Interactive Discussion - Hon. Brian Burns, Hon. Martha Mulroy, James S. Hinman, Esq., & Carmela Mone, Cooperstown, October 22, 2011 (1:15; 1 professional practice, .5 ethics)

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Fourth Department Case Law Update (March 2011 - March 2012 Decision Lists) - Tanya J. Conley, Esq., Rochester, March 16, 2012 (1:15; 1.5 professional practice)

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Thinking Through the Evidence - Robert Croyle, Esq., Rochester, March 16, 2012 (:60; .5 skills, .5 professional practice)

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Electronic Evidence: What Do You Really Have & How Do You Get It In ? - Durin B. Rogers, Esq., Buffalo, March 30, 2012 (:60; .5 skills, .5 professional practice)

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New AFC Strategies for Interviewing Children - Hon. Judith S. Claire, Bernadette M. Hoppe, Esq., Aimee Neri, LMSW, et al., Buffalo, March 30, 2012 (1:40; 2 skills)

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Alphabet Soup: The ABCs of ICWA - Karen Carroll, Esq., Buffalo, March 30, 2012 (1:15; 1 professional practice, .5 ethics)

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Domestic Violence and Technology - Ian Harris, Esq., Legal Aid Update, Albany, June 11, 2012 (1:30, 1.5 skills)

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Complex Custody Issues and Ethical Implications for the Attorney for the Child - Michele A. Brown, Esq., and Jeffrey P. Wittmann, Ph.D., Legal Aid Update, Albany, June 11, 2012 (1:30; 1.5 skills)

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The Adolescent Brain - Richard E. Kreipe, M.D., & Panel Syracuse, September 7, 2012 (1:40; 2 skills)

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Fourth Department Case Law Update - Tanya J. Conley, Esq., Syracuse, September 7, 2012 (1:05; 1 professional practice)

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Children 1st ! - Ronald Heilmann, LCSW, LMFT, Syracuse, September 7, 2012 (:30; .5 professional practice)

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The Impact of Domestic Violence on Family Dynamics - Lundy Bancroft, Rochester, October 2, 2012 (:55; 1 professional practice)

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Post-Separation Parenting: Evaluating Batterers’ Behavior and Assessing Parenting Plans - Lundy Bancroft, Rochester, October 2, 2012 (1:14; 1.5 skills)

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Ethical Considerations for Attorneys for Children in the DV Context - Lundy Bancroft, Tanya J. Conley, Esq., & Stephen Weisbeck, Esq, Rochester, October 2, 2012 (:40; .5 ethics)

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The Roles and Responsibilities of the AFC in JD Proceedings: A Practical Perspective - Prof. Randy A. Hertz, Buffalo, March 19, 2013 (1:44, 1 skills, .5 ethics)

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Panel Discussion: Ethical Issues in JD Proceedings - Hon. James Dillon, Prof. Randy Hertz, & Theresa Lorenzo, Esq., Buffalo, March 19, 2013 (1:08, 1 ethics)

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JD Case Law & Statutory Update - Prof. Randy A. Hertz, Buffalo, March 19, 2013 (1 hr, 1 professional practice)

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Juvenile Justice Reforms: Improving Outcomes for Youth & Families - Tim Roche, Buffalo, March 19, 2013 (1:08, .5 skills, .5 professional practice)

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A View From the Bench - Presiding Justice Henry J. Scudder, Canandaigua, March 26, 2013 (18 min., no credit)

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A View From the Clerk’s Office (Including Tips From A - Z) - Frances Cafarell, Esq., Canandaigua, March 26, 2013 (1:04, 1 skills)

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Compiling the Record on Appeal - David Foster, Esq., Canandaigua, March 26, 2013 (35 min., .5 professional practice)

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Effective Brief Writing - Mary Hope Benedict, Esq. & Craig Peterson, Esq., Canandaigua, March 26, 2013 (50 min., 1 skills)

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Motion Practice - Alan Ross, Esq., Canandaigua, March 26, 2013 (55 min., 1 professional practice)

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Role of Child’s Attorney on Appeal / Ethics - Tanya J. Conley, Esq. & Andrea Tomaino, Esq., Canandaigua, March 26, 2013 (52 min., .5 skills, .5 professional practice)

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Psychotropic Medication: Use and Abuse for Children in Foster Care - Martin Irwin, MD, Syracuse, June 4, 2013 (1:48; .5 professional practice, 1.5 skills)

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Advocating for Infants and Young Children - Christine Kiesel, Esq., Syracuse, June 4, 2013 (54:42; 1 skills)

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Health Care and Children in Foster Care - Steven Blatt, MD, Syracuse, June 4, 2013 (1:18; .5 ethics, .5 professional practice, .5 skills)

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Child Welfare Case Law Update - Margaret Burt, Esq., Syracuse, June 4, 2013 (1:16; 1.5 professional practice)

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Appellate Practice & Ethical Considerations for the Attorney for the Child - Hon. Edward O. Spain, Tanya J. Conley, Esq., Syracuse, June 5, 2013 (1:01; .5 ethics, .5 skills)

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Immigration Issues for Children in Family Court - Julie E. Dinnerstein, Esq., Syracuse, June 5, 2013 (1:38; 1 professional practice, .5 skills)

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Ethics of Simultaneous Representation of Siblings in Custody and Neglect Proceedings - Tanya Conley, Esq., Syracuse, September 27, 2013 (53:13; 1 ethics)

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Fourth Department Case Law Update - Kevin McArdle, Esq., Syracuse, September 27, 2013 (54:13; 1 professional practice)

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Making the Most of Federal and State Child Welfare Legislation - Christine Kiesel, Esq., Syracuse, September 27, 2013 (59:58; .5 professional practice, .5 skills)

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Understanding Autism: Practical Tips and Strategies for AFC - Mara Vanderzell, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Syracuse, September 27, 2013 (1:15; 1.5 skills)

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Substituted Judgment Panel Discussion - Hon. Eric R. Adams, Michele Brown, Esq., Catherine Monachino, Esq., Batavia, October 29, 2013 (1:10; .5 ethics, .5 skills)

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Electronically Stored Information (ESI) Ver. 2.0: What Do You Really Have and How Do You Get It In? - Durin Rogers, Esq., Batavia, October 29, 2013 (1:21; .5 professional practice, 1 skills)

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Prisoner Parent Litigation - Michele Brown, Esq., Batavia, October 29, 2013 (1:09; 1 professional practice)

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Custody and Visitation Case Law Update - Tanya Conley, Esq., Batavia, October 29, 2013 (57:28; 1 professional practice)

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Common Parental Mental Illnesses: Impact on Parenting, Children and the Parent-Child Relationship - Peter S. Martin, M.D., M.P.H., Buffalo, March 19, 2014 (1:20, 1.5 skills)

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Parental Alienation: Concepts, Controversies & Conundrums - Peter S. Martin, M.D., M.P.H., Buffalo, March 19, 2014 (1:08, 1.0 skills)

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Panel Discussion: Responding to Parental Alienation and Parents with Mental Illnesses: Practical Tips and Strategies for AFC - Hon. Lisa Bloch Rodwin, David L. Kaye, M.D., Peter S. Martin, M.D., M.P.H., Jeffrey Markello, Esq., Buffalo, March 19, 2014 (60, .5 professional practice, .5 ethics)

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