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Professional Development &

Training Opportunities 

Training Courses and Education Programs 

Center For Children is committed to offering training courses that highlight some of the most prominent issues facing children and adolescents facing abuse and mental illness. 

Our courses help related professionals develop their skills and further their careers by offering specialized training conducted by experienced, licensed individuals with real-world field experience. These courses also enable you to earn professional development hours (CEU credits). 


For more information about our training courses or to register for upcoming courses contact

Cathy Meyers at or 301-609-9887 ext. 126.

Center for Children 2024 Training Courses 

Presented by: Joe Sullivan, PhD of Forensic Solutions 

and the Center for Children


About Dr. Sullivan: Dr. Sullivan is a Registered Forensic Psychologist (Health Professions Council) . He holds a PhD in Forensic Psychology, a Masters Degree in Criminology, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Psychology, a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Applied Social Sciences and a Certificate of Qualification in Social Work. Dr. Sullivan is an honorary lecturer in Forensic Psychology at the University of Birmingham, UK. For the past 20 years, Dr. Sullivan has worked with police officers, social workers, probation officers, faith groups and educationalists to provide insights into the motivations, thoughts and behaviors of child sex offenders. Dr Sullivan has worked extensively in law enforcement since 1996, assisting UK and European police forces with investigations into the sexually motivated abduction, murder and assault of children. 

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