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  NCJ Number: NCJ 245428     Find in a Library
  Title: Preventing and Addressing Sexual Abuse in Tribal Detention Facilities: The Impact of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)
  Document URL: PDF (Instructor Manual) PDF (Participant Manual) PDF (Presentation Slides) 
  Project Director: Elizabeth Layman
  Corporate Author: American Probation and Parole Assoc
United States of America
  Date Published: 12/2013
  Page Count: 158
  Annotation: This curriculum is provided for the use of instructors to train line employees in jails.
  Abstract: This material gives background information and resources and additional information for both the instructor and the participants. Topics covered include: defining the issues and understanding PREA; dynamics of sexual abuse, violence and misconduct; investigations and legal concerns; review of PREA standards; and putting into practice what is already known. This curriculum was developed by the American Probation and Parole Association (APPA) for the National PREA Resource Center (PRC), a cooperative agreement between the National Council on Crime and Delinquency (NCCD) and the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA). The PREA standards served as the basis for the curriculum’s content and development with the goal of the Specialized Training: PREA Medical and Mental Care Standards curriculum to satisfy specific PREA standard requirements.
  Main Term(s): Standards implementation ; Training standards
  Index Term(s): Prisoner sexual assault ; Rape prevention programs ; Correctional teacher training ; Rape research ; Male sexual abuse victims ; Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)
  Sponsoring Agency: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
United States of America

Bureau of Justice Assistance
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America

National PREA Resource Ctr
United States of America
  Grant Number: 2010-RP-BX-K001
  Sale Source: National PREA Resource Ctr
United States of America
  Type: Instructional Material ; Curriculum ; Reference Material
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
  Note: Facilitator Manual
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