This completely virtual training program offers 10 information-packed hours of CLE required by Illinois statute to serve as a child representative or GAL. If you are an experienced Child Rep or GAL, register for Day Two Only, which focuses on important updates and advanced skills.
As part of investigations, a guardian ad litem relies on third parties. Learn about investigations, when and how to perform discovery, filing motions, the impact of HIPAA, Illinois Mental Health and Disabilities Code, Federal Confidentiality Act, and more.
On July 31, 2020, Governor JB Pritzker and Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton announced a four year plan to transform the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice (IDJJ), which provides secure custody and Aftercare services to youth committed to it from local juvenile courts. Deputy Director of Programs, Robert Vickery, will provide an overview of the transformation plan. He will also answer any questions about the plan and IDJJ’s services. Chuck will discuss the sentencing of Minors to the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice under the Juvenile Court Act.