Who is a Victim?
has been directly or indirectly affected by a criminal act, tragic
circumstance, regardless of the severity.
may suffer physical injury, financial loss, feel angry, afraid, guilty,
confused and helpless and don't know where to turn.
Secondary victim may include:
What is a Crisis:
to a hazardous, upsetting or threatening event or situation, it's not the
period of time when normal coping skills are not sufficient or able to deal
with the stress caused by the event.