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Impact of Exposure to Violence on Children and Families: What Law Enforcement Professionals Should Know and Be Able to Do (Webinar)
4/23/2019 - 4/23/2019
1:00-2:00 p.m. ET, Satellite/Web Based
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Sponsoring Organization(s):
International Association of Chiefs of Police
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention National Training and Technical Assistance Center (OJJDP NTTAC)
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In this webinar, presenters will describe the phenomenon of trauma utilizing real-world examples to engage the audience and enhance understanding.

Experts will share data about the incidence and prevalence of traumatic exposure, including Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE), in the United States, and about what the immediate and long-term outcomes of such exposure can be.

Law enforcement professionals will share specific strategies for identification and intervention with children exposed to violence on-scene, and how having the online training and tools helped them to do their jobs better and feel more equipped to respond effectively.