It's All Fun and Games Until...When "Playing Doctor" Becomes a Problem
Apr 24, 2020 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Ms. Coglianese is a child forensic interviewer at the Children’s Center in Clackamas County, where she has been a child forensic interviewer since 2016. She is also part of a committee that provides outreach to families with children with problematic sexual behaviors. She has a Master’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Presov in the Slovak Republic and a Master’s Degree in Forensic Psychology from Argosy University. She is a member of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children. Before working at the Children’s Center, she worked at the St. Mary’s Home for Boys for four years, first as a Residential Counselor then as the Admissions Coordinator. She has a particular interest in interviewing adolescents and transgender youth. Providing a child and an adolescent with a safe and neutral space where they can share their story and visibly seeing the change in them when they realize this is one of the most rewarding experiences as an interviewer.