Prejudice in Immigration Court

prejudice in immigration court: Keeping implicit biases out of immigration court decisions is critical and daunting. Claims often rise and fall on testimony alone. Cultural and linguistic misunderstandings are common. . . . → Read More: Prejudice in Immigration Court

Unpacking the backpack of Culture: Talking to our children about differences

Unpacking the backpack of Culture: Talking to our children about differences. Dr. Gitu Bhatia Pys.D. at Pasadena City College. . . . → Read More: Unpacking the backpack of Culture: Talking to our children about differences

Cultural Competency in Family Law Practice 4th Annual Seminar

Cultural Competency in Family Law Practice 4th Annual Seminar CALIFORNIA ISSUES GLOBAL EXPERIENCE Saturday  July 30, 2016 9800 S. La Cienega Blvd., 12th Fl., Inglewood, CA 90301 For details. visit: CulturalCompetencyinFamilyPractice.com 5 panels of Family Law Practitioners born, educated and/or practicing in 4 Continents/Legal Systems, examine California Family Law issues . . . → Read More: Cultural Competency in Family Law Practice 4th Annual Seminar

Dr. Gitu Bhatia has been published as co-author

Dr. Gitu Bhatia has co-authored a chapter in the book, “Parenting Plan Evaluations: Applied Research for the Family Court, Second Edition. Edited by Leslie Drozd, Michael Saini, and Nancy Olesen” published by Oxford University Press. You can find the chapter in SECTION 6: CULTURAL AND POLITICAL ISSUES; Chapter 15: Cultural Dynamics of Divorce and Parenting by Gitu Bhatia and Michael Saini.It provides ways in which we can be culturally sensitive, aware and competent. . . . → Read More: Dr. Gitu Bhatia has been published as co-author

Controlling and Coercive behavior a crime in UK and Wales

New laws in UK and Wales made Controlling and Coercive behavior a crime of domestic violence (with up to 5 years imprisonment). The expanded definition of the domestic violence include social media abuse, ‘honour’ based violence, female genital mutilation (FGM) and forced marriage against any gender or in any ethnic group. Here is a text: Controlling_or_coercive_behaviour_-_statutory_guidance . . . → Read More: Controlling and Coercive behavior a crime in UK and Wales