Child Welfare Basics: A Course for New County Social Services Attorneys
This course covers laws and procedures applicable to abuse, neglect, dependency and termination of parental rights proceedings - from the drafting of petitions to termination of the court's jurisdiction - under Subchapter 1 of the N.C. Juvenile Code.
Attorneys who represent county departments of social services, and paralegals and legal assistants who work with social services attorneys in juvenile cases.
Space is limited and priority will be given to attorneys who have two years or less experience with DSS.
Janet Mason, Gladys Hall Coates Professor of Public Law and Government
School of Government
All cancellations must be submitted in writing, as outlined in the School's cancellation policy. No cancellation or refund is available for online courses and modules.