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Competencies Needed by Health Professionals for Addressing Exposure to Violence and Abuse In Patient Care


This publication is provided as a starting point for professional organizations and educational institutions to prepare their helping professionals, including doctors, dentists, nurses, veterinarians, and beyond, to develop the skills and competencies needed to meet the needs of individuals who may have experienced abuse and violence.

Academy on Violence and Abuse (AVA)
Topic Community Organizing, Sexual Assault Response Teams, Health and Medicine, Forensic Exams, Prevention, Men, Children, Offenders and Offending, Elders, Intersections of Sexual Violence, Intimate Partners, Sexual Violence
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