Dr. Gitu Bhatia will present at the 8th Annual Cultural Competency in Family Practice
The 2020 seminar is entitled Culture and Lockdown – Intimate Partner Violence in a time of isolation and quarantine. It will be held virtually using Zoom.
Date: Saturday July 25th, 2020
Location: Zoom virtual conference
Cultural Competency in Family Practice (CCFP) is a California ( U.S.) educational project dedicated to the study of culture and its impact on the family law litigation since 2013. The annual seminar events are presented and sponsored by major public and private legal institutions, and bring together family law judges, attorneys, psychologists and financial experts for participation in topic discussion. Dr. Gitu Bhatia has been a participant of the event and its related seminars since inception.
PANEL 1: CULTURE AND LOCKDOWN IN MARGINALIZED POPULATIONS
Impact of COVID on cultural communities, focusing on children, socioeconomics and immigration.
Speakers: Hon. Mark A. Juhas, Judge, Family Law, LASC, President of the Association of Family Conciliation Courts, California Chapter; Linda L. Bortell, Psy.D., Bortell Psychological Inc.; Shuray Ghorishi, Esq., Senior Managing Attorney, FAMILY VIOLENCE APPELLATE PROJECT (California)
Moderator: Gitu Bhatia, Psy. D., Licensed Clinical Psychologist