This is geared towards criminal defense attorneys, but it sounds fascinating: National Criminal Defense Forum on Forensic Mental Health and the Law, September 19-20, 2013, in Denver, Colorado.
NAMI Indiana is offering Mental Illness #101 on November 7, 2013, in Indianapolis, Indiana. Topics include the biological basis of mental illness, categories of mental illness, and active listening and tools for crisis situations.
NACDL is offering Defending the Unthinkable: Zealous Advocacy in Sexual Assault and Child Victims Cases, October 16-19, 2013, in Savannah, Georgia.
For defense attorneys, the Indiana Public Defender Council annual juvenile law seminar is October 4, 2013, in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The American Psychological Association and the American Bar Association are hosting a joint conference: Addressing the Unspeakable: Confronting Family and Community Violence — the Intersection of Law and Psychology, October 2-5, 2013, in Washington, DC.
The Criminal Justice Section of the American Bar Association Fall Conference is October 31-November 1, 2013, in Washington, DC. It will include a juvenile Justice track with three seminars.
The Indiana State Bar Association annual meeting will be held October 16-18, 2013, in French Lick, Indiana. The Civil Rights of Children Committee will host a presentation on the Department of Child Services.