More and more states are requiring massage therapists to be aware of human trafficking and requiring them to take steps to help stop the problem, such as requiring continuing education on the topic and instituting establishment licensing so that owners can be held responsible for illegal activity. The first step is being educated about it. This one-hour course serves to bring awareness to the problem and what massage therapists can do to help.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this 1 hour course, the learner will be able to:
- Differentiate between sex trafficking and labor trafficking
- Identify individuals who may be victims of human trafficking
- Describe how to report cases of human trafficking
- Explain resources available to victims of trafficking