Please join us for a frank and informative discussion about the range of challenges that can emerge during a forensic interview, and how to overcome them! Participants will be encouraged to share their own experiences.
- Participants will increase their understanding of the dynamics that can contribute to challenges in the forensic interview.
- Participants will learn to recognize potential challenges before and during a forensic interview.
- Participants will increase their understanding of various strategies that may help overcome challenges in the forensic interview.
- Participants will be prepared to implement what they have learned to improve their practice.
Stephanie started her career as frontline staff at St. Joseph’s Home for Children in Minneapolis. Stephanie then went on to earn her Master of Counseling from MidAmerica Nazarene University in Olathe, KS. After graduating, she worked for many years as a forensic interviewer and trainer in Kansas City, MO. During that time she conducted over 1,000 interviews with children, teens, and vulnerable adults. In 2016 Stephanie moved back to Minnesota and worked as a Victim Assistant Specialist with the Jacob Wetterling Resource Center and the National Child Protection Training Center before joining CornerHouse’s team in January 2019.