Founded in 1987, Our Kids provides expert medical and psychosocial services in the assessment of child sexual abuse. With 65 years combined experience, Our Kids staff have examined over 18,000 children and adolescents. As part of the medical exam, Our Kids nurse practitioners collect forensic evidence to be used during court proceedings. Our Kids clinical staff are asked to testify as objective, expert witnesses in criminal court cases throughout Middle Tennessee.
The Our Kids Center also offers numerous training opportunities to organizations who work with children, including:
- Health care professionals
- Enforcement officials
We provide training on a variety of topics related to child maltreatment, including child sexual abuse and assault.