Direct Practice (Chapter 4 in Sex Trafficking And Commercial Sexual Exploitation: Prevention, Advocacy, And Trauma-Informed Practice).
Gerassi, Lara B. Nichols, Andrea J.
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This chapter provides a comprehensive overview of the practice theories, frameworks, and possible interventions when providing direct services to sexually trafficked and exploited individuals, analyzes the available evidence-based interventions with regard to strengths, weaknesses, and applicability of interventions for individuals at risk of or involved with commercial sexual exploitation (CSE) or trafficking, and provides recommendations of customized strategies when providing services to particular subpopulations of trafficked and exploited individuals. Numerous references. (Author abstract modified)
sexual exploitation; child abuse; sexual abuse; evidence based practice; therapeutic intervention; child prostitution; human trafficking