Responding to Sexual Abuse of Inmates in Custody: Addressing the Needs of Men, Women and Gender Non-Conforming Individuals
This webinar was presented by Professor Brenda Smith of American University's Project on Addressing Prison Rape. During the webinar, Professor Smith:
- Reviews the applicable PREA Standards for responding to sexual abuse in custody and their gender impact
- Reviews the dynamics of custodial sexual abuse for men, women and gender non-conforming populations
- Identifies the components of institutional culture and their impact on sexual abuse of inmates
- Discusses immediate and long-term medical and mental health care needs of inmate victims of sexual abuse.