Dallas Children's Advocacy Center
Carrie Paschall is currently the Director of Forensic Services for the Dallas Children's Advocacy Center. Previously, she was with the Tarrant County District Attorney's office as the Child Forensic Interviewer for the Crimes Against Children Unit since March of 2000. As a child interviewer, Carrie assisted law enforcement officials by conducting video recorded forensic interviews of children in cases where the child is alleged to have been the victim of or witness to child abuse and other violent crimes. Carrie also occasionally assisted prosecutors in preparing children for court and preparing cross examination of defense experts in the field of child forensic interviewing and sexual abuse dynamics and disclosure. Carrie is often called upon by prosecutors to testify as an expert witness in forensic interviews of children in both civil and criminal cases. Carrie has testified in numerous criminal and civil trials in both juvenile and district court in Texas, and in other states.