This channel includes select speeches from the tenth annual Battered Mother's Custody Conference, held in Washington D.C. 5/10/13-5/11/13. The conference addressed the national crisis of domestic violence cases in the American court system, and each speech centered on this issue.
Video 1: Welcome and Greetings: Terry O'Neill, National Organization for Women. Keynote Address: Phyllis Chesler, "Mother's on Trial: A Thousand Years and Still Counting." Plenary Address: Attorney Toby Kleinman, "All Together Now!"
Video 2: Courageous Kid(s) Speak Out!
Video 3:Excerpt from the documentary "No Way Out but One," produced by Garland Waller and Barry Nolan. The documentary tells the story of Holly Collins, a woman who sought to protect her children by fleeing to The Netherlands, where she was granted asylum on the basis of domestic violence.
Video 4: Dr. Joy Silberg: A Study of Turned-Around Cases
Video 5: Liane Leedom: Impact of paternal psychopathy on children and the child custody process
Video 6: Day 2: Opening Greetings: Elizabeth Liu, DV Leap. Panel Presentation: This is what winning looks like! Alan Rosenfield, April Meyer, Dr. Keyaunoosh Kassauei & Zach.
Video 7: Connie Valentine, Maralee McLean, & Damon: The Protective Mother's Movement: History in the Making
Video 8: Camille Cooper, director of Legislative Affairs for PROTECT & The National Association to PROTECT Children. 10th Year Conference Recap/ Expert Roundtable:"Outside the Box and Off the Treadmill"; Liliane Miller (chair), Judge Isaac Borenstein, Cindy Cheatham, Esq., Nancy Erickson, Esq., Barry Goldstein, Esq., Kathryn Jones, Eileen King, Joan Meier, Esq., & Wendy Murphy, Esq.