SVAA Curriculum → The Essentials (TE)

The Essentials September 2021 (TE-6003)


Description
The Essentials of Victim Advocacy | September 27, 2021 – September 30, 2021 | Monday - Thursday 8am-6pm EST
137 South Main Street, Suite 301

The Essentials of Victim Advocacy course is one of two nationally approved prerequisite trainings, offered in the state of Ohio, for assisting individuals in becoming a comprehensive National Credentialed Advocate.

Participants who complete this 40 hour course will become equipped to use NOVA’s (National Organization for Victim Assistance) crisis intervention model to assist individuals impacted by victimization or traumatic events. Additionally, participants will increase their knowledge about the judicial system, victims’ rights as well as resources available for both victims and the advocate providing the service.

This hybrid learning course requires both in person and online participation.
Content
  • Prework
  • Victim Advocacy | Then and Now
  • Monday 8a-6p (137 S. Main St. Akron, OH)
  • Welcome & Introductions / Crisis & Trauma
  • Feedback Survey Crisis & Trauma
  • Crisis Intervention | NOVA Model
  • Feedback Survey Crisis Intervention
  • Cultural Humility
  • Cultural Humility POST Survey
  • Justice System Process
  • Feedback Survey Justice System Process
  • Recorded- 30 days to complete
  • Child Development
  • Cultural Humility Video - 8 min watch
  • Cultural Humility: A Personal Journey & Commitment
  • Tuesday 8a-6p (137 S. Main St. Akron, OH)
  • Crime Scene Response
  • Feedback Survey Crime Scene
  • Sexual Violence
  • Feedback Survey Sexual Violence
  • Intimate Partner Violence
  • Feedback Survey IPV
  • Recorded- 30 days to complete
  • Victimization | Stalking
  • Victimization | Missing Persons
  • Victimization | Child Abuse
  • Victimization | Elder Abuse
  • Victimization | Identity Theft
  • Wednesday 8a-6p (137 S. Main St. Akron, OH)
  • Unexpected Death & Spirituality
  • Feedback Survey Death & Sprituality
  • Death by Suicide
  • Feedback Survey Death by Suicide
  • Compassion Fatigue | Self Care
  • Feedback Survey Compassion Fatigue
  • Overview: Group Crisis Intervention
  • Feedback Survey GCI Overview
  • Role Plays | Putting Knowledge Into Practice
  • Victim Compensation - Mark Zemba
  • Feedback Survey Victim Compensation
  • Victim Compensation Form
  • Thursday 8a-6p (137 S. Main St. Akron, OH)
  • Human Trafficking
  • Feedback Survey HT
  • Ethics, Boundaries, Limit Setting
  • Feedback Survey Ethics & Boundaries
  • Clinical Services
  • Feedback Survey Clinical Services
  • Role Play Summary & Course Wrap Up
  • Recorded- 30 days to complete
  • Protection Orders
  • Feedback Survey Protection Orders
  • Summit County CPO Petition
  • Victim Rights
  • Feedback Survey Victim Rights
  • Ohio Criminal Revised Code 2930
  • What is VINE?
  • VINE Training
  • Myths About Racism
  • Evaluation
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever