Evaluating Truthfulness and Deception Seminar Agenda

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Evaluating Truthfulness and Deception Seminar Agenda 

Program Information


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CLE Credits: 14

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Saturday, October 27

Registration (Continental Breakfast Available)
8:15 – 8:45 am  

Morning Session
8:45 – 12:00 pm

Improve Foundational Skills (Take Home Message 1)
●   Reading Emotions in Others
●   Reading Nonverbal Behaviors

Build Knowledge: Understanding the Psychology of Truth Telling
and Lying

Lunch (on your own)
12:00 - 1:00 pm

Afternoon Session
1:00 – 5:00 pm  

Improve Hot Spotting Skills (Take Home Messages 2 and 3)

 Application of These Skills to Depositions, Witness Interviews, and
Voir Dire

Networking Reception
5:00 – 6:00 pm  

Sunday, October 28

Morning Session (Continental Breakfast Available)
8:15 – 12:00 pm

Review and More Practice of Reading Microexpressions

Emotional Reactions to Lying (three types)  
Other Channels of Leakage
●   Facial behaviors (cognition)
●   Voice
●   Verbal Content
●   Other emblems

Lunch (on your own)
12:00 - 1:00 pm

Afternoon Session
1:00 – 5:00 pm 

More Practice

Final Discussion on Application of These Skills to Depositions, Witness Interviews, and Voir Dire


MCLE/NCA Requirements
Earn approximately 14* CLE credits, to be applied to your participation in AAJ’s professional recognition programs. To learn more about AAJ's Professional Recognition Programs, Achievement Recognition Program (ARP) and Advanced Studies in Trial Advocacy (ASTA) visit www.justice.org/recognition or call 800.622.1791 or 202.965.3500, ext. 8612. AAJ Education programs are routinely accredited by states requiring continuing legal education. CLE questions may be addressed by calling the CLE Assistant at 800-622-1791 or 202-965-3500, ext. 8335.

The Achievement Recognition Program (ARP) provides Advocate, Fellow, and Diplomate recognition to AAJ members. To gain ARP credits, submit a certificate of attendance for every seminar, college, and convention you attend.

* Number of credits may vary depending on calculation method used by individual state accreditation agencies. AAJ is a State Bar of California MCLE-approved provider.

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