Course Overview

This course introduces basic knowledge and skills useful in assisting and responding to victims of sexual violence.  The course consists of six self-paced modules, which include reflection activities, videos, self-check questions, and a role-play scenario. A collection of comprehensive resources for further use are included.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Identify sexual violence and define types of sexual violence.
  • Respond appropriately to victims of sexual violence.
  • Relate your role to the role of other community partners in responding to and supporting victims of sexual violence.
  • Recognize signs of burnout and vicarious trauma and ways to cope.

Duration: approximately 2 hours

Continuing Education Information:  2.0 Continuing Competency Credits for CHES, 2.0 CPEUs for Registered Dietitians