Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence Nurse Exams

Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence Nurse Exams, Room: Oklahoma H

Wednesday - September 12, 2018: 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Learn about Domestic Violence Nurse Examination Programs and your critical role in assisting victims of domestic violence post assault. Learn how these programs can create better outcomes for victims, and assist police and the court system in prosecution. Explore ways to properly identify, understand, and document injuries including strangulation and head trauma, in addition to utilizing different forensic interview techniques to retrieve memories. Lastly, enhance knowledge by participating in case studies to explore collaboration between advocates, law enforcement, DHS, and the court system.


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Presenters

Amanda Kemp

Director of Forensic Exams - YWCA of Oklahoma City

Keri Thompson

Domestic Violence Forensic Nurse Examiner - YWCA of Oklahoma City