2014 Children’s Law Institute

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January 15-17, 2014

Hotel Albuquerque
Old Town Albuquerque, New Mexico

Thank you to all who attended the 2014 CLI, the conference was a huge success! Email us for the download of the CLI 2014 Final Report Form cli-nm@nmsu.edu

Participant Evaluations will be emailed on or before January 24th, keep an eye out in your email and contact us if you do not receive it. The conference organizers and presenters value your input.

Continuing Education Credit certificates for those who submitted the Social Work CEU documentation forms, will be emailed within a month of the conference date. If you haven’t received something from NMSU by February 15th please contact us at cli-nm@nmsu.edu

Presenter materials and handouts not on the participant flash drive will be loaded onto the website in the coming weeks. Look under 2014 CLI Workshop and select the specific workshop you are interested in. Materials will be posted as they are received from the presenters; if you do not see what you are looking for, check back.



Wednesday, January 15th
8:45am-12:00pm Legal Pre-Session
9:00am-12:00pm General Pre- Session
1:00pm-3:00pm Opening Plenary
3:30pm-5:00pm Session I

Thursday, January 16th
8:30am-10:00am Session II
10:30am-12:00pm Session III
1:30pm-3:00pm Session IV
3:30-5:00pm Session V

Friday, January 17th
8:30am-10:00am Session VI
10:30am-12:00pm Closing Plenary


Plenary Speakers


Do No Harm

Opening Speaker

January 15, 2014

Judge Patricia M.Martin

Presiding Judge of the Child Protection Division of the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois



Embracing Our Children: Beyond Trauma-Informed to Healing

Closing Speaker
January 17, 2014

Jerry Tello

Co-founder of the National Compadres Network and Director of the National Latino Fatherhood and Family Institute