Human trafficking: Empowering a comprehensive social work and public health response
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Other professions or practice related to public health
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Analyze differences between legal and law enforcement criteria for human trafficking and victims’ lived experiences of human trafficking in a context of poly-victimization. Differentiate between basic human trafficking response training and unique training opportunities and needs of social workers and public health workers. Describe the continuum of human trafficking-related victimizations and their relation to women’s social-ecological environments Discuss methods and case scenarios to enhance training and service outreach to better address social-ecological influences on human trafficking.
Keyword(s): Professional Training, Human Rights
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have ten years of experience in the US and India researching human trafficking and intimate partner violence. My research focuses on multi-level approaches to preventing these problems. I have several peer-reviewed publications and presentations based on my research. Relevant publication titles include âContexts of control: Modern slavery in the United States,â âHuman trafficking in the US: Globalizationâs impact on dispossessed, dominated, and discarded populations,â âRecovering Childhoods: Trafficking in Children from Bihar to Uttar Pradesh.â
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.