Certified Child Forensic Interview Trainers (CCFIT)

 

Certified Trainers

Certified Child Forensic Interview Trainers (CCFIT), are qualified to teach the foundational core entry level knowledge competencies associated with effective child forensic interviewing. These critical skills, tasks and functions are included in the: Child Centered Approach to Forensic Interviewing Curriculum "

Certified Trainers are also able to conduct the 16 hour peer review practicums independently. You can contact a trainer near you or you can attend one of the four scheduled practicum events in Fredericksburg, VA.

The Curriculum
 
The Child Centered Approach Curriculum : [Click Here]

Certified Trainers

Richard E. Mitchell, DCFI, CFS, CFCI, CCFIT
Staff Investigator
Baltimore City Public Schools
Staff Investigations Unit
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
 
 
Carolyn Thom, RSW, DCFI, CCFIT
Certified Child Forensic Interviewer and Trainer
Specialized Assessor
Zebra Child Protection Centre
Edmonton Region Child and Family Services Division
Government of Alberta, Alberta Human Services
 
 
Sylvia R. Andrew, MSW, PhD, JD, RCFI, CCFIT
Professor
Human Services
University New Mexico Gallup
Gallup, NM 87301
 
 
Vanessa Villalobos Monteros,  Psychologist  DCFI, CCFIT
Department of Social  Work & Psychology
Justice Department, Costa Rica
 
Karla Chaves Mata,  Psychologist DCFI, CCFIT
Department of Social  Work & Psychology
Justice Department, Costa Rica
 
Alejandra Vega Rodriguez,  Social Worker DCFI, CCFIT
Department of Social  Work & Psychology
Justice Department, Costa Rica
  
Ivannia Quesada Diaz,  Psychologist DCFI, CCFIT
Department of Social  Work & Psychology
Justice Department, Costa Rica
 
Karla Vargas Jimenez,  Psychologist DCFI, CCFIT
Department of Social  Work & Psychology
Justice Department, Costa Rica
 

 
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 Certification Board Bios

 Hector M. Campos LCSW 
 Clinical Social Worker
 Fredericksburg, Virginia
 Board Chairman
 
 Joan Carter JD, MSW
 Attorney
 Arlington, Virginia
 Board Vice Chairman
 
 Kelly Bober DCFI
 CAC Executive Director
 Winchester, Virginia
 Board Secretary
 
 Naomi Lau  LCSW
 DoD Program Analyst
 Arlington, Virginia
 Board Treasurer
 
 Sylvia Aldaz DCFI, LSAA
 CAC Director /
 New Mexico /
 Professional Member/
 
 Kristen E. Webb LCSW
 Child Forensic Interviewer
 Bethesda, Maryland
 Professional Member
 
 Daryl B. Leach, LCSW, DCFI
 Child Forensic Interviewer
 Rockville, Maryland
 Professional Member
 
 Lisa Mitton, LCSW
 Child Forensic Interviewer
 Twin Falls, Idaho
 Professional Member
 
 Barbara Craig MD, FAAP/
 Director AFCCP
 Bethesda, Maryland
 Professional Member
 
 James J. Laster, MA
 Teacher
 Ashburn, Virginia
 Public Member
 
Examination Task Force Bios
 
Johanna Hager  LCPC, DCFI
CAC Executive Director
Morison, Illinois 
 
Hector M. Campos, LCSW
Clinical Social Worker
Fredericksburg, Virginia
  
Christina Copland M.S. Ed.
Child Forensic Interviewer
Maryville, Tennessee
 
Ann D. Goodall LBSW, ACFI
Social Work Specialist
Child Forensic Interviewer
Topeka, Kansas
 
Leslie Vassilaros, LSW, DCFI
CAC Executive Director
Wheeling, West Virginia
 
Michele Thames, DCFI
Child Forensic Interviewer
Norfolk, Virginia
 
Kelly Bober, DCFI
CAC Executive Director
Winchester, Virginia
 
Paul D. Naylor, PhD
Psychometric Consultant
Durham, North Carolina

Daryl B. Leach LCSW, DCFI
Child Forensic Interviewer
Rockville, Maryland
  
Lisa Mitton, LCSW
Child Forensic Interviewer
Twin Falls, Idaho