Hate-motivated Mass Violence Crimes: Addressing Victim, Survivor & Community Impact

February 23, 2023

This Fifth Virtual National Town Hall on Mass Violence was hosted by the National Mass Violence Victimization Resource Center and the U.S. Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime.


Presetation Slides (pdf)


Resources (pdf)


Tip Sheets




Other resources on impact of hate-based trauma


Federal Resources


Example mental health response to a hate-based mass violence incident:

“It Takes a Village: The Immediate Mental Health Response to the Oak Creek Sikh Temple Shootings, Part 1 of 2” Dr. Puni Kalra May 6, 2013

  1. https://chaicounselors.wordpress.com/2013/05/06/it-takes-a-village-the-immediate-mental-health-response-to-the-oak-creek-sikh-temple-shootings-part-1-of-2/
  2. https://chaicounselors.wordpress.com/2013/05/17/connection-the-heart-of-the-sikh-brother-sikh-sister-mentorship-program-part-2-of-2/

Kalra, P. (2023). Implications of Immigration, Racism, and the Current Socio-Political Climate. In U. Thakore-Dunlap, D. Srivastava, & N. Tewari (Eds,). Counseling and Psychotherapy for South Asian Americans Routledge, New York. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781003081548

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