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Adjudication and Disposition Hearings in Abuse, Neglect and Dependency Cases Workshop Overview

9:30-9:55 Registration/Sign In
9:55-10:00 Introduction and Welcome
10:00-10:30 PPT on Adjudication-statutory framework

Panel on Pre-Adjudication Conference

  • Parties
  • Provisional Counsel
  • Motions
  • Paternity
  • Relatives
  • Service/Notice

Fact Pattern/Group Discussion/Debrief


PPT on Evidence/Settlement

11:50-12:30 Lunch

Panel on Consents and Stipulations

  • Stipulations
  • Consent Orders
  • No default adjudications
  • Bifurcation of adjudication and disposition
  • Child testimony
  • Events after the filing of the petition
12:50-1:20 Fact Pattern/Group Discussion/Debrief
1:20-1:50 PPT on Disposition-statutory framework
1:50-2:00 Break

Panel on Disposition Issues

  • Visitation
  • Parentís access to records and medical appointments
  • Treatment-child issues
  • Treatment-parent issues
2:20-2:50 Fact Pattern/Group Discussion/Debrief
2:50-3:00 Wrap up

4 CLE Hours

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