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Webinar – Cybervictimization Experiences of Sexual and Interpersonal Violence Survivors

Tuesday, December 18th 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

Cybervictimization is a common, but less frequently identified, element of sexual and interpersonal violence. Dr. Shelly Clevenger will share her research interviewing survivors and their supporting family members to learn more about experiences of cyberfraud, cybersexual abuse, and cyberstalking. She will also share the action steps taken with victim service providers and other responders in response to this research. Dr. Clevenger will be joined by Kelsie Langheim-Frooman, Director of Client Services at Stepping Stones Rape Crisis Center, who assisted with this research.

Dr. Shelly Clevenger is an Associate Professor in the College of Applied Science and Technology at Illinois State University. She considers herself an activist through her research, and has authored peer-reviewed journal publications and books on the topics of sexual assault, intimate partner abuse and cyber victimization. Dr. Clevenger is the recipient of numerous awards, including the 2016 Feminist Criminology Article of the Year Award and the 2016 American Society of Criminology, Division of Victimology, Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award. She has recently published Understanding Victimology: An Active Learning Approach (2018).

There is no cost for this event. Register via the Event Website.

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