The CASA volunteer is an advocate who is 21 years and older. The primary responsibility is to serve as the “eyes and ears” of the court, gathering information from the child, his/her biological parents, foster parents, teachers, counselors, etc. and making recommendations to the judge as to what is in the child’s best interest.Read More
Former Superior Court Judge David Soukup, Founder of CASA
Saturday, April 25, 2015
The Judiciary Education and Conference Center
Keynote Speaker: Carol Redding, CEO, Health Presentations, Inc.
and former ACE Study Fellow with the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
The keynote will provide an overview of the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study, the findings of which reveal long-term, negative outcomes associated with child abuse and neglect. As a survivor of extensive child abuse and neglect, Redding will also share lighthearted, humorous stories about the magnificent power of resilience and hope.