ReCAST II (Resilience in Communities After Stress and Trauma) - Order in the Court! Clinical Practice and the Courts

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Target Audience

Social workers, psychologists, licensed professional counselors, educators, school personnel, mental health professionals, clinicians, health and human service practitioners, and other health care professionals.


This event is funded through ReCAST II Mecklenburg, a SAMHSA-funded grant initiative.
Resiliency in Communities After Stress and Trauma (ReCAST II) is a program within the Mecklenburg County Department of Public Health. ReCAST II is a 4 year SAMHSA funded program who’s goal is to create a more resilient Mecklenburg County by supporting trauma informed care in in the roots of the community, increasing access to quality mental health care, and supporting the work of community violence prevention. To learn more, visit:

ReCAST II (Resilience in Communities After Stress and Trauma) - Order in the Court! Clinical Practice and the Courts
This training will utilize information from expert attorneys, as well as, knowledge from clinicians experienced with the courts. We will discuss how to write treatment summaries for court submission, how to handle a subpoena, and what to do if you are called to the stand. Particular attention will be given to managing clients and their families who are involved in high conflict custody cases and trauma informed advocacy regarding children who have experienced abuse.

Mary Kathryn Elkins, MSW, LCSW
Director Evaluation + Strategic Initiatives
Pat's Place Child Advocacy Center

Adam Levine, MSW, LCSW
Clinical Director
Pat's Place Child Advocacy Center

Who Should Attend?
This event is for individuals or groups, especially those who engage in direct service provision for youth and families in Mecklenburg County. (Employees/Staff within education, Healthcare, Faith communities, Non-profit - especially youth-serving organizations, Government, Justice, and MOU partners of Mecklenburg County ReCAST II)

Thursday, November 30, 2023

Webinar Information
This webinar will be broadcast with Zoom. Instructions to join the webinar will be emailed prior to the event. You can test your computer by going to the Zoom Test Page.


  • CEUs
    This Activity fulfills the requirement of 0.7 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). (0.1 CEU is based off 60 minutes of instruction. CEUs are expressed in tenths.)

  • Contact Hours
    This Activity fulfills the requirements for 6.5 Contact Hours. (1.00 contact hour is based off 60 minutes of instruction.)

  • NC Psychologists Credit
    1.00 Contact Hours (category A) CE for NC Psychologists

  • National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)

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    • Participants will understand how to respond to different types of subpoenas
    • Participants will learn what their rights and obligations are when it comes to requests for records
    • Participants will understand what to do and say if they are required to appear in court
    • Participants involved in child protective services and law enforcement will learn about the processes pertaining to the functioning of a child advocacy center


    Cortney Fowler BSBA


    Mary-Kathryn Elkins MSW, Adam Levine
    Nov 30, 2023
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Check-In Time
    12:00 PM
    0.10 - CEU
    1.00 - Contact Hours
    1.00 - NBCC Hours
    1.00 - Contact Hours (category A) CE for NC Psychologists
    South Piedmont AHEC
    Live Webinar