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IDENTIFYING HUMAN TRAFFICKING VICTIMS IN OUR MIDST: A PUBLIC HEALTH RESPONSE

Type 
Starts
June 5, 2018 - 8:00am
Ends
June 5, 2018 - 1:00pm
Cost 
$49-$199
Location
MGH Institute of Health Professions
2 Constitution Plaza
Charlestown Navy Yard
Boston, MA 02129

The purpose of this workshop is to address the critical role of the interprofessional team in addressing the identification, assessment, evaluation, management, and follow-up of individuals who are trafficked. A trauma-informed care model will be explored for application in clinical practice by all members of the interprofessional team.

At the end of this workshop, you will be able to:  

  • Describe the issues of human trafficking as a public health issue.
  • Discuss the types of human trafficking.
  • Explicate a framework of trauma-informed care for persons who have experienced human trafficking.
  • Recognize and identify the physical and mental health consequences of human trafficking in your clinical practice and patient interactions.
  • Examine the role of law enforcement and governmental agencies in addressing human trafficking.
  • Access general social service referrals.