Responding to Sexual Assault Victims of Color

Category: 
Webinar

Date: Friday, November 30, 2018

Time: 4:00 am – 5:00 am ChST

Provided By: Forensic Technology Center of Excellence

Link to register: https://rticqpub1.connectsolutions.com/content/connect/c1/7/en/events/event/shared/1229453617/event_landing.html?sco-id=1231126943&_charset_=utf-8&utm_source=Partners+events+11%2F15%2F18&utm_campaign=Webinars+late+nov&utm_medium=email

This Forensic Technology Center of Excellence webinar will educate attendees on trauma experienced by people of color and the impact on their experience in the criminal justice system, aiming to improve sexual assault investigations and victim services for survivors of color.
Learning Objectives:
  • Gain an understanding of the prevalence of sexual assault for communities of color.
  • Address the implications and present-day manifestations of historical trauma on survivors of color and the criminal justice system response.
  • Discuss ways to be trauma-informed and maintain engagement with survivors of color through incorporating cultural humility to improve overall response to sexual assault.