Maine / New Hampshire Victim Assistance Academy
03/30/14 - 04/04/14
University of Southern Maine's Edmund S. Muskie School of Public Service (More Detail)
||Glickman Library, University of Southern Maine
|The goal of the Academy is to help Advocates become more skilled in their professions and to create a way for ongoing victim service professional development. The Academy is a comprehensive academically based foundation level training to help build the capacity of victim assistance providers, victim advocates, criminal justice personnel and other professionals who work with victims. While some participants have previous training in their area of specialization, the Academy provides an overview and in-depth understanding of the entire field of victimization, victim rights and victim assistance.