Custody Guardian ad Litem Training PowerPoints (May 2018)

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

  • Introduction: slides 1-11
  • The Role and Practice of Being a Guardian ad Litem in Custody Cases: slides 12-40
  • Custody Law and Procedure: slides 41-94
  • Case Realities and Cultural Competence: slides 95-112
  • Communicating with Children and Overview of Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse, and Child Abuse and Neglect: slides 113-156
  • Pretrial and Trial Advocacy: Special Considerations for GALs: slides 157-180