Domestic Violence: Do You Know the Signs?
Date: May 21, 2020
Time: 11:00 AM PST
MFT and Family Law Attorney will provide information about how to identify if you or a loved one is a victim of domestic violence and share resources that once identified that they, or someone they love is a victim, what are the next steps?
There has been a sharp uptick in the amount of Domestic Violence cases due to the current quarantine order. We will provide the community with educational resources to victims of Domestic Violence.
Kristin is a Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (AMFT114076) working with Cottonwood Psychology Center in Anaheim Hills, California, under the supervision of Dr. Megan Phillips. Kristin works with a variety of populations, including individuals, families, and couples. She has a background in providing crisis support for women who have experienced sexual assault, often in the context of a domestic violence relationship. Kristin has a passion for helping trauma survivors, teens, new moms, individuals who have suffered loss, and those who need guidance in setting healthy boundaries. Her goal is to help her clients navigate life’s difficult transitions with strength, support, and empowerment.
Panelist: Samantha McBride
Family Law Attorney, Custody Queens
Sam is a resourceful, detailed-oriented, and tenacious family law attorney who is highly regarded by her clients for her skillful writing, responsiveness, and energetic representation.
She has an exceptional understanding of the intricacies of the law and legal procedure. Sam practices in child custody, domestic violence restraining orders, divorce, and related family law matters and her clients rely on her to provide sound legal advice based on their unique circumstances.
Sam likes to be heavily involved in the communities she represents. She works with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Inland Empire and volunteers her time each year with Orangewood Children’s Foundation to help at-risk teens. She is a member of the Barristers Club of Riverside, the Riverside County Bar Association, and the Orange County Bar Association. Sam’s focus has always been with helping people through difficult times. Her clients have been extremely appreciative of her efforts and she holds a superb rating with Avvo.com.