Sex Trafficking: A Clinical Guide for Nurses
Mary De Chesnay, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN
Springer Publishing Company, Dec 5, 2012 - Medical - 400 pages
Awarded third place in the 2013 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Community-Public Health category
"[A]n indispensable volume for nurse educators to use to help to inform new generations of nurses about the topic of sex trafficking...What is striking about this book is its readability. It draws the reader into the chapters with its engaging scenarios and pertinent information... A highly readable guide to sex trafficking for U.S. nurses and other health care professionals." -- Journal of Transcultural Nursing
"This is a valuable resource for emergency departments everywhere! It is the gold standard for information about this topic."--Doody's Medical Reviews
"This excellent text puts forensic nurses in an excellent position to make an impact one of the 27 million people who are victims, just in the United States, of sex trafficking crimes. It is incumbent on the forensic community to take a stand and lead a charge in first learning about and then putting into action a plan to give a voice to the victims, caring for them as our patients and developing a strategy to help end this crime. This book will help to create the awareness and passion that is needed to accomplish just that."--Forensic Nursing News
The statistics are staggering: nearly 27 million people worldwide are currently victims of human trafficking, most frequently girls between the ages of 12 and 14. This is the first clinical guide to assessing and treating victims of sex trafficking, encompassing best practices and strategies for overcoming the severe barriers that this group presents. These barriers most notably include separating victims from their pimps/handlers who exert tight control over their lives, speech, and interactions with healthcare providers.
At the heart of the book are consistently organized chapters addressing the major injuries, diseases and psychological traumas for which trafficked victims are likely to seek treatment. These chapters include a description of each condition, culturally based best practices for treatment, special considerations for male, female, and child victims, and expected outcomes. Citing the specialized circumstances of this population, the book discusses how to adapt current treatments to the special needs of these young victims. Additional features include case studies, short bullet points, and easy-to-follow recommendations. The book also discusses human trafficking as a global issue with particular attention to the United States. The guide describes the countrywide resources available for practitioners to learn about sex trafficking in the United States, focusing on Georgia as the only state to offer a comprehensive approach to sex trafficking and a model for the rest of the country. It also addresses health policy implications for practitioners and how to harness the support of law enforcement entities.Key Features:
What people are saying - Write a review
Green Hiker Treks - Trekking Agency Nepal
Green Hiker Treks is one of the foremost Trekking Agency companies in Nepal. Rendering to quality service to clients for every of the globe. Green Hiker Treks is located in the shatghumti (Seven corner Annapurna Marker) Thamel Kathmandu Nepal. We organized all over adventure and culture tours so making it easily accessible. We offer you one of the best services like trekking and expedition package and Rafting, Jungle safari, Mt. Flight, paragliding, Hotel Reservation, Bunny Jump, Sightseeing, mountain biking, and Air Ticketing (Dom, /Int'l) .We also organized the international country tours like Tibet Bhutan and India. We ensure you have a happy and enjoyable holiday in Nepal.
As a Nepal Trekking Agency, Green Hiker Treks is registered with Government of Nepal. It is the government licensed Holder Company in Nepal and is a member of TAAN (Trekking agency ‘association of Nepal.) KEEP (Kathmandu Environment Educational Program) NMA (Nepal mountaineering Association). Village Tourism Promotion Forum Nepal (VITOF-Nepal), sustainable Tourism Network (STN) NTB (Nepal Tourism Board).
We are young energetic generation. But we provide you quality services .we have many years experience's in this tourism market. We ensure you will have a legitimate service.
Once you organized your treks tours and expedition with green hiker treks company. All profit money doesn't go to particular.10% of our net profit it is contributed to responsible social work. Like saving wild animal’s life and forest t, nature. We are searching new trekking trail. We will help to stop landslide and deforestation's. .We goes to every countryside village. Then we give education about environment save. We do activities such as tree plantations and clean river, stream, water source etc. we also promote the healthy life for every people of everywhere.
Green Hiker Treks & Expedition P. Ltd.
License No. 1777
Satghumti (Seven Corner Annapurna Market), Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: +977 9741125989
Mobile: +977 9803148847
Email: greenhikertreks@gmail. Website: http://www.greenhikertreks.com
Inquire Email: Info@greenhikertreks.com
Have best Regard