239 Child Forensic Interviwing

 

The Child Forensic Interviewing course provides the trainee with an understanding of child sexual abuse, a protocol for interviewing suspected victims of childhood sexual abuse, forensic interviewing techniques to use when interviewing a suspected child victim, and a practice interview with actors portraying sexually abused children.  The practice interviews are recorded and critiqued by the observing trainees and the instructor.  The trainee must make a minimum score on the practice interview in order to successfully complete the course and be able to conduct child forensic interviews by the State of Alaska.