Supporting survivors of sexual assault
This online course will teach you how to respond with support and respect if someone confides in you about a sexual assault. The training is suitable for everyone at Monash, but if you’re a member of staff or a student leader, it’s particularly important that you complete this course so that you’re prepared for your role.
By the end of this course, you should be able to:
- define sexual assault
- explain why it’s difficult for victims/survivors to talk about a sexual assault
- respond sensitively if someone confides in you about a sexual assault
- identify key services available to victims/survivors of sexual assault
- describe self-care practices that can help victims/survivors of sexual assault.
Audience: all members of the Monash community
Duration: approximately 45 minutes