Navy Chaplain Corps Hones its Pastoral Care Capabilities in Cases of Military Sexual Assault

By Christianne M. Witten, Chief of Chaplains Public Affairs
Teresa Scalzo, deputy director for the trial counsel assistance program, addresses how religious ministry teams can support victims as they navigate the legal process.
Teresa Scalzo, addresses how religious ministry teams can support victims as they navigate the legal process.

WASHINGTON (NNS) — Navy chaplains and religious program specialists met with Chaplain Corps leadership for a professional development training course validation at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Oct. 29-31. 

The training, hosted by the Naval Chaplaincy School and Center, focused on pastoral care for sexual assault victims with a particular emphasis on confidentiality and the role chaplains play in the healing and recovery process.

Read more at Navy News

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