Sacramento Valley Domestic Violence & Strangulation Summit

Sacramento Valley Domestic Violence & Strangulation Summit
This collaborative two-day training offers general session and specialized breakouts for Prosecutors, Physicians, Nurses, Law Enforcement Officers, Victim Advocates, Social Workers/Therapists, Fire Fighters, Paramedics/EMT's, and 911 Dispatchers. This training is co-sponsored by the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention, WEAVE, Sacramento Family Justice Center, Yolo County District Attorney's Office, the Sacramento District Attorney's Office, and the California District Attorneys Association/California Clinical Forensic Medical Training Center. Registration priority will be given to registrants from Sacramento, Yolo, Yuba, Placer, Nevada, El Dorado, Sutter, and San Joaquin Counties.

Date & Location

February 25-26, 2020
Folsom Community Center, Folsom

Topics & Agenda

Topics include: understanding the lethality of strangulation • the medical impact of strangulation • signs and symptoms of strangulation • the investigation of strangulation cases • trial considerations • the use and development of experts • risk assessment • educating survivors • the medical response to strangulation assaults • reports and documentation • forensic medical examinations

Click HERE to view the agenda.

Continuing Education Credit

Prosecutors: This seminar is certified for 12 hours of general MCLE credit. (Actual credit will depend upon the final agenda.)
Nurses:  This seminar is certified for 12 hours of BRN credit. (Actual credit will depend upon the final agenda.)


Folsom Community Center 
50 Natoma Street
Folsom, CA 95630


The cost to attend this summit is $50. 

If you have not attended a CDAA-sponsored program in the past, you will need to create a full profile by clicking the "Create a New Account" link before you will be able to register.  Please ensure that you fill in all applicable fields.  If you already have a CDAA profile, but do not remember your username and/or password, DO NOT create a new profile; instead contact Veyonnis Twiggs at

All registrants should note that there will be no tuition refunds after February 18, 2020.  If your tuition has not been paid and you cancel after this date or no-show, you will be invoiced the full tuition amount.   Please see CDAA’s Cancellation Policies and General Registration Information by clicking HERE


 There are no scholarships for this seminar. 

CDAA Contact

Christina Pritchett, Training Consultant,



2/25/2020 8:00 AM - 2/26/2020 5:00 PM
Folsom Community Center Folsom

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