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The Neurobiology of Trauma Part 3 - Archive
Dr. Campbell presented an overview of the neurobiology of trauma as related to sexual assault. This presentation provided insight to how the body and brain respond to trauma and derives implications for improved investigation of sexual assault.
In the final module of The Neurobiology of Trauma series, Dr. Campbell continued the discussion on the neurobiology of trauma as related to sexual assault and how the brain and body react to major traumas. This module focused on understanding implications for cold case investigations and victim notifications.

In the third part of this three-part series, Dr. Rebecca Campbell, Professor of Psychology at Michigan State University and member of the Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Training and Technical Assistance (SAKI TTA) team, presented The Neurobiology of Trauma. This presentation provided insight to how the body and brain respond to trauma and derives implications for improved investigation of sexual assault.

Dr. Campbell leveraged her extensive experience and research in conducting community-based research on violence against women and children, with an emphasis on sexual assault to promote improved investigative tactics for interaction with sexual assault victims.

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Dr. Rebecca Campbell
Dr. Rebecca Campbell is a Professor of Psychology at Michigan State University. She holds a Ph.D. in community psychology with a concentration in statistics, also from Michigan State University. 
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This project was supported by Grant No. 2015-AK-BX-K021 awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and the SMART Office. Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.