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Mental Health and Capacity in Immigration Court

Wednesday March 19
2014

  • By: Immigration Advocates Network, Center for Gender & Refugee Studies at UC Hastings, Immigration Justice Project at the American Bar Association
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    This event takes place online.
    Webinar/Teleseminar, United States
  • Contact:
    Immigration Advocates Network
  • Source: Immigration Advocates Network > IAN Nonprofit Resource Center

The Immigration Advocates Network invites you to join a free webinar, "Mental Health and Capacity in Immigration Court." This webinar will provide an overview of mental health and capacity issues in immigration court. The panel will discuss the law; working with clients; court process; the attorney's role and responsibilities; sample scenarios, working with health care professionals; resources, and more. The panelists are Christine Lin, Clinical Instructor and Staff Attorney at the Center for Gender & Refugee Studies, UC Hastings; Krishma Parsad, Senior Staff Attorney, Immigration Justice Project, American Bar Association; Heidi Altman, Legal Director, CAIR Coalition; and Dr. Joseph Gorin, Clinical and Neuropsychologist.

Registration:
To register for this free webinar, visit https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/505279342. After registering you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the webinar.

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