Some of the factors possibly influencing people’s reactions to their traumatic experiences and their receptivity to certain manners of interviewing include: Age, gender, and sexual orientation Religious or spiritual beliefs and background Cultural or ethnic background Education and intellectual functioning Physical illnesses Language proficiency
Select two of the factors listed above and explain in detail how they may affect your approach in interviewing and assessing a victim. Support your responses using examples and references from your textbook and other resources, such as websites. Include the references at the end of your posting.
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