Free Webinar Mar. 19, 2014: Mental Health and Capacity in Immigration Court

Free Webinar Mar. 19, 2014: Mental Health and Capacity in Immigration Court

"The Immigration Advocates Network invites you to join a free webinar, "Mental Health and Capacity in Immigration Court," on Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 at 2:00 pm Eastern / 1:00 pm Central /12:00 pm Mountain / 11:00 am Pacific. This webinar will provide an overview of mental health and capacity issues in immigration court. The panel will discuss the law; working with clients; court process; the attorney's role and responsibilities; sample scenarios, working with health care professionals; resources, and more. The panelists are Christine Lin, Clinical Instructor and Staff Attorney at the Center for Gender & Refugee Studies, UC Hastings; Krishma Parsad, Senior Staff Attorney, Immigration Justice Project, American Bar Association;  Heidi Altman, Legal Director, CAIR Coalition; and Dr. Joseph Gorin, Clinical and Neuropsychologist.

To register for this free webinar, visit After registering you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the webinar.

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We hope that you will join us, Immigration Advocates Network

The Immigration Advocates Network is a collaborative project of the ABA Commission on Immigration, ACLU Immigrants' Rights Project, American Immigration Council, American Immigration Lawyers Association, ASISTA, Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc., Immigrant Legal Resource Center, Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service, National Immigration Law Center, National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild, Pro Bono Net, and The Advocates for Human Rights. For more information about IAN, visit<>.

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