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Understanding the Role of Experts in Immigration Proceedings Involving Victims of Battering, Part 2

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June 30, 2014
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Presenters 

Noël Bridget Busch-Armendariz, PhD, LMSW, MPA, Professor, School of Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin, Associate Dean of Research & Director, Center for Social Work Research, Austin, TX and Edna Yang, Esq. General Counsel, American Gateways, Austin, TX.

Description 

Following up on a webinar from November 2013, by the same presenters, this webinar will provide participants with additional information about the uses of expert witnesses in immigration proceedings involving victims of battering. The presenters will discuss the process and use of survivor interviews/evaluations and the types of expertise necessary for different kinds of immigration proceedings. This webinar is intended for domestic violence and sexual assault experts and potential experts who are or may become involved in immigration proceedings, and will also be helpful for attorneys who represent immigrant survivors. To view Part I, go to http://www.ncdbw.org and look for Expert Witness webinars under “resources“. It is not necessary to have viewed Part I in order to participate in Part II.

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