The DVD exposes its viewers to the issues and challenges faced by male victims of abuse and trauma. It is a 20-minute role-play entitled a Victim’s story and can be shown to staff, prisoners and patients. Its primary aim is to raise the awareness of staff, prisoners and patients and develop an element of sensitivity to the issues. Its primary outcome is to facilitate the safe management of disclosures and enable staff to make appropriate and timely referrals.
Accompanying training notes for discussion of the issues.