2nd Annual DC Trauma-Informed Sexual Assault Investigation and Adjudication Institute
Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC/US Capitol
1225 1st St NE
Astor & Paint Branch Room
Washington, DC 20002
About NCCPS: In the Not Alone report, the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault charged the National Center for Campus Public Safety (NCCPS) to develop a trauma-informed training program for school officials. To meet this mandate, we worked with nationally-recognized subject matter experts in the fields of sexual and gender-based violence investigations, Title IX, the Clery Act, victim's advocacy, student conduct, and psychology to develop and deliver this groundbreaking curriculum.
Program Purpose: To provide college and university administrators involved in investigating and adjudicating sexual misconduct cases information and resources necessary to conduct trauma-informed investigations in line with evolving practices.
Registration Information: Program registration is available to representatives from institutions of higher education and their local partners in involved in the investigation and adjudication of reports of sexual and gender-based violence on campus. We encourage representation from your campus/community multi-disciplinary team. Registration is first come, first served basis.
Learn more about these topics in the module synopses.
June 12: Welcome, Institutional Obligations, Community Coordination, The Culture in Which We Live, and Impact of Language
June 13: Understanding the Effects of Trauma, First Impressions Matter, Interviewing the Complainant, and Considerations Regarding Criminal Sexual Offenders
June 14: Interviewing the Respondent, Investigative Strategies, and Report Writing
June 15: Adjudication, Appeals and Logistics, Mandatory Training, and Institutional Support and Self-care
June 16: Bonus fifth day featuring presentations and discussions with a range of federal partners including:
- Cailin Crockett, Special Assistant, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
- Jenny Dills, Health Communications Specialist, Division of Violence Prevention, Centers of Disease Control and Prevention
- Katie Hanna, Visiting Fellow, Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice
- James Moore, Clery Act Compliance Manager, U.S. Department of Education
- Allison Randall, Chief of Staff, Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
- Kristina Rose, Deputy Director, Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice
Covering topics such as updates from the U.S. Department of Education and Office for Victims of Crime, supporting survivors with disabilities, and climate surveys and prevention.