2002 Jordan Institute
8, No. 1
Goals Shared by Professionals Involved in Forensic Interviewing
Although they differ on their particular short-term objectives, all the various disciplines involved in forensic interviewing hope to:
These overall goals could be expressed in even simpler terms: all agencies involved in forensic interviews wish to foster healthier and safer relationships for children and to prevent further exploitation and harm.
Adapted from Holmes, C. C. (2001). The overall goals of forensic intervention steps. University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education. Online <http://childabuse.gactr.uga.edu/chronological/holmes/overallgoals_1.phtml>.