Screening for Human Trafficking: Guidelines for Administering the Trafficking Victim Identification Tool (TVIT)

About the Course:

This course addresses the administration of the Trafficking Victim Identification Tool (TVIT) to clients who are potential trafficking victims by victim service agency staff and other social service providers. Law enforcement, health care, and shelter workers will also find it helpful in improving trafficking victim identification, especially in conjunction with appropriate training or mentoring. The manual content is based in part on results of research conducted by the Vera Institute of Justice, which collaborated with leading legal and victim services agencies in the United States, to produce the validated screening tool and best practices for identifying trafficked persons. This course The screening tool can be used in its short version (consisting of 16 core questions, plus questions specific to migration for the foreign-born) without loss of predictive ability, or in its longer form, depending upon the situation and purpose of screening.

Journal/Publisher:

Vera Institute of Justice

Publication Date:

June 2014

Author

Vera Institute of Justice

The Vera Institute is an independent nonprofit that combines expertise in research, demonstration projects, and technical assistance to help leaders in government and civil society improve the systems people rely on for justice and safety.

Recommended For:

Victim service agency staff and other social service providers including; Law enforcement, health care, and shelter workers.

Course Objectives:

  1. Implement the Trafficking Victim Identification Tool.

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Our Provider Number: 107243

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Our Provider Number: 17-1460

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Course Number 102247
2 credit hours
Online Article
Exam Fee: $13.94
4.5 out of 5
240 members have taken this course