Chart a Course: Policies that Affect Victim Services for Teens

This booklet is a guide on examining policies for working with teens who experience crime and abuse. It provides information about mandatory reporting, confidential communications, boundaries, and building partnerships with advocates and schools.

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Chart a Course: Policies that Affect Victim Services for Teens by National Crime Prevention Council and National Center for Victims of Crime (2008)

This four-part booklet provides guidance on examining agency's policies for working with teenagers who experience crime and abuse and offer suggestions and good practices. It provides information about (1) mandatory reporting in providing victims services to teens, (2) confidential communications with teen victims, (3) boundaries in work with victimized youth, and (4) building successful partnerships with victim advocates and schools.

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