The National PREA Resource Center (PRC), operated by the National Council on Crime and Delinquency through a cooperative agreement with the Bureau of Justice Assistance will be offering several PREA webinars during Fall 2013. All are free to attend. From the PRC Website:
The National PREA Standards: Confidentiality, Ethics, and the Law
Date / Time: Sep 17, 2013 - 02:00pm - 03:30pm EDT
Webinar Abstract: This webinar focuses on the national PREA Standards and the impact of professional ethical obligations and confidentiality laws for sexual abuse victims in custodial settings.
Developing Facility-Level Sexual Assault Response Teams (SARTs)
Date / Time: Oct 23, 2013 - 02:00pm - 03:30pm EDT
Webinar Abstract: Corrections officials need practical guidance on how to create a coordinated response to sexual assault victims within their institutions. This webinar will cover the basics of how to build a facility-level SART, including how to get started, who should be involved, and how to develop a SART protocol.
PREA in Action
Date / Time: Oct 24, 2013 - 03:00pm - 04:30pm EDT
Webinar Abstract: This is a placeholder. More information on this webinar, including a registration link, will be posted when available.
PREA and Lockups
Date / Time: Nov 05, 2013 - 02:00pm - 03:30pm EST
Developing Partnerships with Community-Based Service Providers – Part I
Date / Time: Nov 13, 2013 - 02:00pm - 03:30pm EST
Webinar Abstract: This two-part webinar will address how to include service providers in a facility’s sexual abuse prevention and response efforts.
Prosecution Case Study
Date / Time: Nov 22, 2013 - 02:00pm - 03:30pm EST
For additional resources from NIC – PREA/Offender Sexual Abuse
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