Speaking Engagements

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teach explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. -William Arthur War

speaking engagment pxDr. Deters provides ongoing training for several non-profit legal organizations addressing matters of forensic psychology. She has been described as a dynamic and inspirational teacher who is an expert in her field. Dr. Deters has also guest lectured in high school, undergraduate, graduate and law school settings. She is a supervising psychologist and enjoys the act of teaching and mentoring.

Common Presentations Provided by Dr. Deters include:

  • Attachment theory applications to abuse, neglect, and dependency cases
  • Ethical considerations when serving children
  • Interviewing children and child development
  • Roles of psychologists in custody disputes
  • Use of standardized testing in the courts
  • Professional resiliency, vicarious trauma and trauma-informed advocacy
  • Effects of caregiver mental illness on children
  • Child development in educational advocacy
  • Use of equestrian facilitated psychotherapy with hard to reach patients