Incarcerated Survivors

Webinar
April, 2017

This webinar will explain the investigations process and why it may look different from a community investigative process. We will discuss line of questioning and interviewing techniques that you may see used as well as the best way that you can support and educate your client about the process. This workshop will help you better understand the investigation process and enhance your skill set regarding PREA advocacy. WCSAP and OCVA will also provide an update of the state's work regarding…

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Incarcerated Survivors
Webinar
January, 2014

The criminal justice system can be daunting for sexual assault survivors. The realities of this system are unknown by most, and the process is not inherently victim-centered. Final decisions about how a case proceeds and resolves are not ultimately in the control of survivors. However, active advocate involvement from reporting to sentencing can help to ensure that survivors’ voices are heard throughout, their needs are met, and their rights are upheld. When driven by the strength and wishes…

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Incarcerated Survivors, Criminal Justice Process
Serving Incarcerated Survivors
Webinar
June, 2015

The webinar will provide participants with an overview of one of country’s worst human rights crises, the sexual abuse of prisoners. It will highlight ways that advocates can expand services to these survivors, focusing in particular on new opportunities created by Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) standards. Participants will hear about real life experiences of advocates who have worked in facilities and about survivors who have received help to heal. There will be ample time for questions…

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Incarcerated Survivors

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