Fri, Apr 22|
What medical providers should know about trauma-informed health care
Learn how to respond when someone discloses sexual assault in a health care setting
Time & Location
Apr 22, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT
About The Event
Forensic nurse Jalla Atkins, RN, SANE-A, CEN, will join Natacha Rivera, MS, VSC's Advocacy Coordinator /
Bilingual Systems Advocate us to discuss trauma-informed medical responses for sexual assault survivors.
- Helpful language to use when working with patients
- How to respond to a sexual assault or abuse disclosure
- What to say when a patient presents with a health concern or symptom possibly caused by sexual assault or abuse
- Resources available for patients who disclose
This is a free, one-hour event but RSVP is requested.