Interviewing Children

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Description

The author describes children's developmental stages and age-appropriate interviewing techniques that can be used in child custody evaluations. These strategies can also be used by child welfare workers when assessing a child's safety and well-being.

Target audience: Psychologists, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, social workers, addiction counselors, nurses

This CE course is designated as intermediate.

Syllabus

  • Print Version / Test Preview
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Interviewing Children for an Evaluation
  • Part 3: Determining the Purpose of the Interview
  • Part 4: Choosing Appropriate Interview Questions
  • Part 5: Confidentiality
  • Part 6: Developmental Stages and Interviewing Techniques
  • Part 7: Children and Art
  • Part 8: Interview Setting
  • Part 9: Beginning the Interview
  • Part 10: Age Appropriate Interviewing Techniques and Games
  • Part 11: Synthesizing the Information
  • References and Resources
  • CE Test
  • Evaluation

Author Bio

Rosemary Vasquez, LCSW, author and mediator, in Oakland, CA, has provided training materials for CASA National.

Vasquez, R. (1999) Culture issues in evaluations. In P.M. Stahl (Ed) - Issues in child custody evaluations. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

1997, Presenter, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts Annual Child Custody Evaluation Institute, Evaluating Move-Away Cases with Lorie Nachlis, Margaret Lee, Ph.D., and Hon. William Fee.

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Page last modified or reviewed by athealth.com on Jun 13, 2018.

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this program, participants should be able to

  • Identify age-appropriate techniques for interviewing children in child custody proceedings;
  • Implement interviewing strategies when working with children.

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