Arizona Judicial Branch

ICWA Training


Connecting Legacies:

Working Hand in Hand with ICWA

April 12, 2011

General Information: AgendaMap to Talking Stick ResortPresenter Biographies  

Overview of the History of ICWA
Judge William Thorne

Are You Prepared to Hike the Placement Trail?
Jennifer Espino; Wendy Brishke
Video -- Presenter Materials

What Are Active Efforts?
Judge William Thorne; Michelle Nimmo; April Olson

 ICWA Issues in Adoption Cases
Judge Melvin Stoof; Jay McCarthy
Video -- Presenter Materials

Permanency Planning in ICWA Cases
Professor Barbara Atwood
Video -- Presenters Materials

Torn Between Two Judges (Transfer of Cases to Tribal Court)
Judge Kami Hart; Judge Rose Johnson Antone; Judge Stephen Rubin

Severance Findings and Qualified Experts in ICWA cases
Judge William Thorne; Dawn Williams; April Olson
Video --  Presenters Materials

 Additional Resources