Police, legal and justice services

In police, legal or justice services, a victim, witness or accused person may require a Communication Intermediary to assist with communication when making disclosures to police, giving testimony in court, and expressing opinions and decisionsat legal meetings.

Communication Intermediaries are Speech-Language Pathologists with additional training from CDAC to work in these situations.  You can find a communication intermediary on the CDAC database.

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Pamela Cross, lawyer on importance of communication intermediaries in justice situations.