Breaking Through Misconceptions – Prosecuting Child Sexual Abuse

September 27 - 28, 2023

Virtual Conference

September 27, 2023 from 12:00 pm – 4:45 pm EST

September 28, 2023 from 12:30 pm – 4:45 pm EST


Child sexual abuse cases are among the most complex you will handle in your career. The investigation and prosecution of child sexual abuse requires specialized training, collaboration, and a deliberate and victim-centered approach. Gaining a better understanding of child sexual abuse, including the misconceptions surrounding it, is imperative to achieving justice for child victims.  

 Join NDAA and our experienced faculty for two half-days of training dedicated to the prosecution of child sexual abuse. Topics to be addressed include:  

  • Common misconceptions in child sexual abuse cases 
  • Understanding medical findings and STI/STD findings in children 
  • Preparing child victims and their families for court  
  • Corroborating child victims’ statements 
  • Introducing and preparing for State expert testimony  
  • Recantation  
  • Delayed disclosure 

Members: $425
Non-Member: $550

If you would like to become a member, please join here!

Anticipated CLE credits: 7.50 Credits

NDAA has applied for CLE credit in Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia based on state requirements and guidelines. All other attorneys seeking CLE credit should contact their state bar for more information. At the conclusion of the course and after completion of the electronic evaluation survey, all attendees will receive a uniform continuing education certificate that they may use to report their continuing education hours to their state bar or reporting agency.

NDAA’s mission to serve and support prosecutors and their staff. In consideration of this commitment, NDAA requires that all those in attendance of our programs currently work in or work closely with prosecution: NDAA invites prosecutors, lawyers, and paralegals in local, state, tribal, federal and military government attorneys’ offices, as well as other members of the multidisciplinary team. If you are not sure about your eligibility, please contact


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