“Through the lens of the forensic nurse, challenges faced by key stakeholders while building a collaborative victim-centered response will be discussed with a particular focus on sustainability of the medical forensic team.”
Dr. Julie Sweetland, Senior Advisor at the FrameWorks Institute, discusses her 2021 report, Reframing Childhood Adversity: Promoting Upstream Approaches.
“Since 2014, Melody has been a dedicated advocate for gun violence prevention, with a specific focus on the many facets of domestic violence, trauma, and prohibiting people with dangerous histories from obtaining guns.”
“A victim-survivor experiences abusive tactics at the hands of their partner to get and keep power and control over them. As the victim lacks control in the relationship they cannot be responsible for the abuse they endure.”
“The Sex Trafficking in Indian Country: Victim/Survivor Resource is intended to provide Tribal Coalitions with basic information on sex trafficking as it impacts Native people and to provide access to direct services that may assist victims/survivors of sex trafficking.”