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Trauma-Informed Victim Interview for the Justice System

Trauma-Informed Victim Interview for the Justice System

Icon of a time indicator to show this indicates how long something takes to read or learn.1 hour, 30 minutes

Publication Date: Aug 2022

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Author: Boardman, Justin

This training was featured on the agenda for the Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence - 2022 Symposium, held on August 11-12, 2022.

If you are interested in receiving this training virtually or in-person, please visit the LETTAC training and technical assistance page - Training and Technical Assistance - LETTAC.

Designed for the justice system, this training was implemented and evaluated at the West Valley City, Utah, Police Department. This interview process incorporates the principles of the neurobiology of trauma and the fast-paced and interactive presentation builds on the Session 1: Trauma-Informed Response for the Justice System. The presenter provides training on how to best interact with a traumatized person, specifically providing the “how-to’s” in conducting a trauma-informed victim interview. 


Documentation and Report Writing Investigations Policy/Protocol Development Trauma

VAWA Crime(s):

Dating Violence Domestic Violence Sexual Assault


Call Centers/Dispatch Chief/Sheriff/Executive First Line Supervisor Investigator/Detective Patrol Officer/Deputy Prosecutor