A Multimedia Program for Physically Injured Crime Victims Photo of a crime victim in the hospital for treatment.

  April 2006


A Multimedia Program for Physically Injured Crime Victims offers victims an educational DVD, brochure, and bulletin for use during their hospitalization for crime-related injuries. This multimedia program provides information about typical crime-related emotional responses to a serious victimization and the possible elements of medical followup, physical rehabilitation processes, and information about the criminal justice system. These materials were developed and produced by the National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center at the Medical University of South Carolina, with funding from the Office for Victims of Crime, a component of the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice.


Recovering From Crime: Steps for the Physically Injured Victim (Brochure) PDF

A Multimedia Program To Improve Criminal Justice System Participation and Reduce Distress Among Physically Injured Crime Victims (Bulletin) HTML | PDF

Recovering From Your Crime-Related Injuries (DVD) View Video Clip icon 

These products are also available in Spanish.

The Office for Victims of Crime is a component of the Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.

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