Law Enforcement Response: Approaching Your Work with a Trauma-Informed Lens
Organization(s): Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Training and Technical Assistance Center (TTAC)
May 29, 2019
2:00pm – 3:00pm (1 hour)
Time Zone: Eastern
Victims react to the psychological trauma of a crime in various ways. In order to ensure they receive the care they need, you must become familiar with the impact of trauma and the concept of trauma-informed care. This session will provide insight into the surprising similarities of victims and police officers that will help connect the complex thought patterns of a victim in trying to survive the moment and in the long term.