Child Advocate Corner Blog

Volunteer on benchWe are pleased to introduce our new weekly legal blog, the Child Advocate Corner, published by the members of CASA’s legal staff.  We hope this will be a resource for all who work in the legal field to protect the interests of abused and neglected children.  Please click on a blog post below and leave a comment to join the conversation.  To receive weekly blog updates in your newsfeed, click on the “Subscribe” button on the menu to the left.  To receive weekly updates by email, please enter your name and email address below.

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Permanency: What are the Options? 2/20/15

MOCASA: The View from 10,000 Feet 2/13/15

Update from the Eastern District of the Missouri Court of Appeals 2/6/15

4th Annual National Parent Attorney Conference 12/30/14

Some Thoughts About Representing Older Child Clients 12/30/14

Guardians ad Litem and Secondary Trauma 12/12/14

The Prevention of Sex Trafficking and Strengthening of Families Act 12/04/2014

National Adoption Day 12/04/2014

Upcoming Bar & Community Events in Kansas City 11/24/14

Why Does Advocacy Matter? 11/7/2014

We Are Family–Preserving Sibling Bonds 11/10/2014

When Does Corporal Punishment Cross the Line? 10/30/2014

Does a Child Need His Own Attorney AND a Guardian ad Litem? 10/22/2014

When Should a Child Appear in Court? 10/16/2014