Surviving Sexual Assault – It Takes A Village
Original live webinar took place Thursday, April 11, 2019 1:00:00 PM ET – 2:30:00 PM ET
Duration: 1 hour(s) 30 minute(s)
Register for the archived version below.
Listening to the experiences of sexual assault survivors is an important step to fully understand how the criminal justice system plays a pivotal role in a survivor’s journey to recovery from the mental and physical impact of sexual assault.
Detailed Learning Objectives:
1. Obtain a comprehensive view of how the various areas of how interactions within the criminal justice system can affect a survivor.
2. Explain the challenges presented to a survivor including emotional, physical, environmental, and those within the family unit.
3. Identify possible suggestions and opportunities to expand professional collection of witness communication and statements.
Funding for this Forensic Technology Center of Excellence event has been provided by the National Institute of Justice.