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OIM: Current Texas Laws Addressing Family Violence



Summary
Meets HHSC Rule Requirement - ยง379.404. New Employee Orientation and Training.
(3) A brief summary of current Texas laws that address family violence issues;

This webinar will provide advocates with a basic understanding of legal definitions and law pertaining to family violence. Extensive information about criminal and civil legal options available for family violence and survivors in Texas, and updates on family violence-related laws are the focus. Topic areas which will be addressed include advocacy versus legal definitions of family violence, criminal legal options for holding offenders accountable, protective orders, and divorce and custody remedies.

Presenters
Tracy Grinstead-Everly, JD
Public Policy Manager - Texas Council on Family Violence
Tracy Grinstead-Everly, JD is a Public Policy Manager with the Texas Council on Family Violence, dedicated to the development and promotion of effective laws and policies that expand legal options for survivors of family violence. She has been passionately advocating for survivors for over 20 years in many capacities, including as a hotline advocate; trainer and educator; legislative and systems advocate; and as civil legal counsel for victims.
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Credit
If applicable, you may obtain credit in multiple jurisdictions simultaneously for this program (see pending/approved list below). Registrants in jurisdictions not listed below will receive a Certificate of Attendance/Completion that may or may not meet credit requirements in other jurisdictions. Where applicable, credit will be only awarded to a paid registrant attending the live program at their own computer and phone.

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This program has been approved for or is pending credit for:
LMFT, LPC, SW


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