National Association of Attorneys General
Service Provider Resources
Online resource from the Mayo Clinic covering basic information regarding symptoms, risk factors, complications and treatment of PTSD. There is also a link to more in-depth information and additional resources.
FBI Victim Services website with a wide range of resources, including (a) Victim Resources, (b) Seeking Victim Information, (c) News and Stories and (d) Other Federal Resources. There is also a section of printable brochures/handouts (e.g. Help for Victims of Human Trafficking).
Online resources to build capacity and collaborate with other agencies to expand outreach efforts. The Office for Victims of Crime is a component of the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice.
A link to NOVA’s website (the oldest national victim assistance organization of its type in the United States) with a wide range of resources for victims and those working with victims.
A link to the National Center for Victims of Crime’s website, a nonprofit organization that advocates for victims’ rights, trains professionals who work with victims, and serves as a trusted source for information on victims’ issues. There are links to training resources and an online publication library.
A 1999 article published in the International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology discussing research on offenders and crime victims which underscores the importance of identifying trauma-related events and treating their effects.