Assignment: LASA: Victim Population Analysis
Working with the population for which you were approved in formulating the bibliography in Module 1, follow the general guidelines for your Victim Population Analysis paper outlined below.
Read the research literature related to your chosen victim population. Consider the specific aspects that you will cover in your final paper (i.e., trauma, demographics, interaction with criminal justice system, victims' rights, assessment, evaluation, and treatment). Using the research literature and specifically empirical studies, write a 12- to 14-page paper addressing the following:
• Describe the theoretical and empirical knowledge about psychological trauma and the impact of victimization within this population.
• Identify and evaluate commonalities and differences in demographic variables and psychological profiles between subtypes of victims that may present in this population.
• Compare and contrast empirical research findings related to the assessment and evaluation of victims in this population.
• Compare and contrast empirical research findings related to treatment for victims in this population.
• Define and analyze the role and impact of the criminal justice system on victims within this population.
• Define and analyze the role and impact of past and current legal rights on victims within this population.
Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements:
1. The answer should be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.
2. The response also include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student's name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length.
3. Also Include a reference page. The Citations and references should follow APA format. The reference page is not included in the required page length.