Custody Guardian ad Litem Training PowerPoints (January 2018)

A series of PowerPoint presentations on being a custody-guardian ad litem in the District of Columbia.

  • Introduction: slides 1-10
  • The Role and Practice of Being a Guardian ad Litem in Custody Cases: slides 11-39
  • Custody Law and Procedure: slides 49-92
  • Case Realities and Cultural Competence: slides 93-110
  • Communicating with Children and Overview of Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse, and Child Abuse and Neglect: slides 111-146
  • Pretrial and Trial Advocacy: Special Considerations for GALs: slides 147-16