2015 Point-of-Contact Workshop

NCSC Headquarters

National Center for State Courts
Williamsburg, VA
October 27 - 28, 2015

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STOP Program Resources

  • STOP Frequently-Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • OVW FY 2015 STOP Formula Grant Solicitation
  • OVW FY 2014 STOP Formula Grant Awards


  • 2015 Workshop Agenda

    National Center for State Courts
    Williamsburg, VA
    October 27 - October 28, 2015
    AGENDA

    Click here to download a copy of the agenda


    TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2015

    9:00 - 9:45 AM
    • Welcome, Project Overview & Introductions

      Brenda Uekert and Denise Dancy, National Center for State Courts (NCSC)



    9:45 - 10:45 AM
    • Plenary: The STOP Program and Court Set-Aside Program:  Working with STOP Coordinators and Program Rules (with Q&A)

      Michelle Brickley, Office for Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
      Mary Seighman, ALSO (Alliance of Local Service Organizations), Technical Assistance Provider for STOP Program



    10:45 - 11:00 AM
    • Break


    11:00 - 12:00 PM
    • Plenary: Showcase on STOP Administering Agencies and State Court Collaborative Efforts

      Donna Phillips and Rebecca Kinnamon, Iowa
      PowerPoint Supplemental Materials


      Madelynn Herman and Julia Fuller-Wilson, Virginia



    12:00 - 1:15 PM
    • Lunch Provided by NCSC


     1:15 - 1:45 PM
    • Spotlight on Training Projects:  Overview

      Maureen Kiehm (Hawaii): Trauma and Domestic Violence


      Kathleen Tailer (Florida): Florida Institute on Interpersonal Violence (FIIV)


      Chelsea Woodall and Derek Felton: NCSC's Creative Learning Services (CLS)


    1:45 - 2:45 PM
    • Repeating Sessions on Training Projects (with Q&A)

      Holton Room (Main Floor): Florida Institute on Interpersonal Violence (FIIV)
      Educational Technology Center (Ground Level): NCSC's Creative Learning Services (CLS)
      NCSC Boardroom (2nd Floor): Trauma and Domestic Violence

     TIME  SESSION Holton Room (1) Ed Tech Center (G)  Richardson Board Room (2)
    1:45 - 2:05 PM Session 1  Orange  Purple  Green
    2:05 - 2:25 PM Session 2  Green  Orange  Purple
    2:25 - 2:45 PM Session 3  Purple  Green  Orange









    2:45 - 3:00 PM
    • Break


    3:00 - 4:00 PM
    • Enhancing Courts' Response to Sexual Assault and the Intersection of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

      Lynn Hecht Schafran, Director, National Judicial Education Project, Legal Momentum
      PowerPoint Supplemental Materials


      Melia Garza, Domestic and Sexual Violence Analyst, Minnesota Judicial Branch



    4:00 - 4:45 PM
    • Interactive Panel Discussion:  Things I Wish I had Known
       

      Moderator: Brenda Uekert, National Center for State Courts
      Panelists:
      Amber Moe, Statewide Domestic Violence Court Coordinator, Idaho Supreme Court
      Kay Radwanski, Senior Policy Analyst, Arizona Supreme Court
      Diana L. Ramos-Reardon, Domestic Violence Counsel, Supreme Court of Ohio


    4:45 - 5:00 PM
    • Recap and Overview of Day 2

      Denise Dancy, National Center for State Courts



    WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2015 


    8:30 - 8:45 AM
    • Recap and Goals of the Day

      Brenda Uekert and Denise Dancy, National Center for State Courts


    8:45 - 9:45 AM 
    • Spotlight on Technology and Court Projects

      Stephanie Satkowiak (North Carolina): Electronic Protective Order System


      Sara Ward-Cassady and Amber Peterson (Wisconsin): Firearms Surrender Protocol



    9:45 - 10:45 AM
    • Panel Discussion:  Risk Assessment and Lethality Tools in the Courts

      Moderator: Susan Keilitz, National Center for State Courts
      Panelists: Rebecca Kinnamon (Iowa), Madelynn Herman (Virginia), and Rebecca Orf (Oregon)



    10:45 - 11:00 AM
    • Break


    11:00 - 12:00 PM
    • Handbook for State Court VAW Points of Contact:  Outline, Resources and Priorities

      Moderators: Brenda Uekert and Denise Dancy, National Center for State Courts
      Drafting Committee Members: Madelynn Herman (Virginia), Rebecca Kinnamon (Iowa), Amber Moe (Idaho), Kay Radwanski (Arizona), Diana L. Ramos-Reardon (Ohio), and Maureen Kiehm (Hawaii)


    12:00 - 12:45 PM
    • Handbook Roundtables

    12:45 - 1:00 PM

    • Closing Next Steps

      Brenda Uekert and Denise Dancy, National Center for State Courts


    This project is supported by Cooperative Agreement No. 2014-TA-AX-K045 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice.  The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.