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Crisis Intervention/ Response Programs at a Glance
Total Number of Programs: 18

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Crisis Intervention/ Response Practice Outcomes at a Glance
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Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) / Randomized Field Experiment

Refers to an experimental research design in which participants are randomly assigned to a treatment or a control group. Most social scientists consider random assignment to lead to the highest level of confidence that observed effects are the result of the program and not other variables.

Victims & Victimization

Crisis Intervention/ Response

Crisis intervention is an immediate response to victimization designed to help victims cope with physical, emotional, and psychological trauma in the aftermath of a crime. Crisis response to a crime victim often involves developing an empathetic dialogue with the victim, assessing the victim’s needs, and performing a psychological intervention to avert a potential crisis.



OJP Publications

Employing Research To Understand Violence Against Women, NIJ, May 2019

Justice in Their Own Words: Perceptions and Experiences of (In)Justice Among Human Trafficking Survivors, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2018

Comparing Narratives of Justice: How Survivors, Criminal Justice Stakeholders, and Service Providers Perceive Justice in Human Trafficking Cases, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2018

Delivering Justice for Human Trafficking Survivors: Implications for Practice, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2018

Alternative Forms of Justice for Human Trafficking Survivors: Considering Procedural, Restorative, and Transitional Justice, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2018

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