April 23, 2014:Training For Advocates and Attorneys on Trauma Informed Work With Immigrant Women

Hands On Training for Advocates and Attorneys on Trauma-Informed Work With Immigrant Women Who Are Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.


Published on Apr 23, 2014

Table of Contents:
Scenario 1: Avoidant / Minimizing Coercive Control – 6:23
Scenario 2: Patterns of Trauma / Traumatized Client – 28:37
Scenario 3: Anxious Client – 52:25
Scenario 4: Shut Down Client – 1:12:51
Scenario 5: Suicidal Hypo Discussion – 1:36:08
Q&A: 1:53:06

Credits (2:02:32)

This video produced, filmed and edited with the help of the following volunteers who contributed their time and services:

Filming & Directing:
Nicholas Timmons, Double Image Studios, Richmond, VA

Katie Leonard

Training Faculty:
Mary Ann Dutton, Ph.D., Professor of Psychiatry, Georgetown University Medical Center

Leslye E. Orloff, Director, National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project (NIWAP), American University, Washington College of Law

Participants (In order of appearance):
Gillian Chadwick, Ayuda
Eric Bord, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Ana Kareem, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Morgan Weibel, Tahirih Justice Center
Deepa Bijpuria, Tahirih Justice Center

Reut Cohen, NIF Herman Schwartz Israel Human Rights Law Fellow
Krisztina Szabo, Dean’s Fellow, National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project

Copyright © 2014 National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project (NIWAP), American University, Washington College of Law. All rights reserved.
The Tahirih Justice Center co-owns a copyright for the potions of video in which Morgan Weibel and Deepa Bijpuria appear.

This video may be used and distributed freely used for non commercial training and educational purposes, provided that NIWAP is given credit for authorship.