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Summit Victim Assistance Academy

The Summit Victim Assistance Academy is an educational service provided by the historic Victim Assistance Program of Summit County, Ohio. SVAA utilizes an expert training team led by Dana Zedak, L.S.W, C.A. (Director of Professional Enhancement) and Jan Apisa, C.A. (Director of Community Engagement). Together they have a combined 35 years of experience in responding to trauma. The focus of SVAA is three-fold: education and awareness of services to the community; training for allied professionals and victim advocates; and on-going Victim Assistance Program staff training and wellness.

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the essentials

Participants who complete this 44 course will be equipped to use NOVA’S (National Organization for Victim Assistance) crisis intervention model to assist individuals impacted by victimizations or traumatic events.

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customized training

Are you in need of professional training on a specific topic? Are you or your staff in need of continuing education credits to maintain social work licensures? Or are you looking for a unique training to enhance your skills?

Victim Assistance Program’s Training Team can customize presentations to fit your needs.

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community presentations

Schedule a speaker to talk to your congregation, civic groups, business, nursing homes, or retirement community about the free service Victim Assistance Program provides, crime trends in Summit County, and awareness of specialized topics.

Victim Assistance Program’s Training Team can customize presentations to fit your needs.

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