CJ 309 Alternative Responses to Traumatized Juvenile Victims 4 cr.  (4-0-0)

Introduces methods to recognize possible behaviors of traumatized youth while offering a selection of responses that will likely result in successful individual interactions for first responders or other professionals. You will apply the latest research findings to improve the quality of personal interactions while minimizing the likelihood of re-traumatizing victims. In addition, this course explores community resources to promote trauma-informed practices and support for victims of trauma and secondary traumatic stress.