Minnesota Victim Assistance Academy Student Information
Welcome 2018 Minnesota Victim Assistance Academy Students!
This page will be used to communicate information regarding pre-requisite assignments, post presentations and handouts as well as links to designated resources. There are no paper copies of MNVAA materials provided at the academy.
The Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center offers online Victim Assistance Training (VAT Online)
that all victim service providers must know, including victims' rights and the justice systems, which provide a foundation for victim services. Prior to your participation in the 2018 Minnesota Victim Assistance Academy, the completion of the following modules is required:
The Criminal Justice System
Tribal Justice Systems
Choose one of these three;
Victims of Sexual Assault in the Military | Victims with Mental Health Issues | Victims with Substance Abuse Issues
MNVAA Presentations and Handouts:
Coming Soon! This page is updated as we receive the information from our faculty.
2018 Minnesota Victim Assistance Academy Agenda
2018 Minnesota Victim Assistance Academy Booklet
Ethical Considerations in Victim Services
Introduction to the Criminal Justice System PPT | Criminal Justice System Terms | CSC Complaint (Handout) | MSG
Oppression Relay and Discussion
Crimes Against Children
ACES and the Impact of Trauma
Responding to Elder Abuse PPT | Elder Abuse Case Studies
Responding to Native American Victims/Survivors of Crime PPT | Criminal & Civil Jurisdictions handout | Map |