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Direct Services for Victims

Author: National Victim Assistance Academy

No book to buy Duration: 3 hours
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Course Summary

This continuing education domestic violence course discusses the evolution of direct services, describes the range of services, and suggests a variety of techniques of crisis intervention.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Overview of Direct Services
  • Provide Crisis Intervention Services
  • Phases of Crisis Intervention
  • Possible Reactions to Crisis
  • Techniques and Guidance in Crisis Intervention
  • Critical Incident Debriefing
  • Assess Needs
  • Identify Resources and Provide Referrals
  • Assist With Compensation and Restitution Programs
  • Restorative Justice

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the three phases of crisis intervention.
  • Describe individuals who are at special risk after a terrorism attack or mass victimization.
  • Explain the efficacy of critical incident debriefing.
  • Describe the most commonly used type of restorative justice.

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