CEASE clinic

An innovative course created by CEASE Clinic director Professor Emma Hetherington and Professor Jennifer Elkins of the School of Social Work was featured on WUGA on June 19, 2019. Part 2 is scheduled to air on June 20, 2019. The course teaches trauma-informed practices to law and social work graduate students at the University of Georgia. Students participate in a mock trial involving allegations of child sexual abuse and domestic violence. The course has won a national award and focuses on interdisciplinary advocacy and creating trauma-informed courtrooms.