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On Naming Things

On Naming Things
By Bethany Feret, The Blue Bench Volunteer Coordinator & CCASA Blogger The other week, I was scrolling through my facebook feed (as you do when you cannot concentrate) and came across a link titled "The Strangest…

So, You’ve Been Asked to be an Expert Witness

So, You’ve Been Asked to be an Expert Witness
By Jamie R. Bogner, MS, LPC, CCASA Guest Blogger                                 A person may testify as an expert witness if they have experience, knowledge, training and education in the subject matter relating to the case. If you…

12 Ways TIME Got It Wrong

12 Ways TIME Got It Wrong
CCASA's response to TIME's "It's Time to End 'Rape Culture' Hysteria" 1) Yes, individual offenders should be held accountable for their crimes, AND they remain largely undetected and invisible in our society (never held accountable…

How You Create Change

By Erin Jemison, CCASA Executive Director I invite you to take a minute and imagine your sister, your brother, your friend, your neighbor. Do you have the image of this person in your mind? Hopefully,…

Finding My Authentic Self

By Kristine Ives, CCASA Blogger I have spent the majority of my life trying to get ahead. Self worth was found in grades, athletic performance, and accomplishments. I loved when people would tell me they…