Karen Bune

Karen Bune (no photo)


Forensic and Legal Psychology

Ms. Bune has had a 39-year career in the criminal justice system—22 years of which have been in victim services. She has specialized in working with victims of domestic violence. She is passionately devoted in her ongoing efforts to focus on issues concerning domestic violence victimization. Ms. Bune has also served as a consultant on victim issues for the Office for Victims of Crime and the Office of Juvenile Justice Programs for the U. S. Department of Justice, and she is a nationally recognized speaker, consultant, and trainer in victim services and the criminal justice field. Ms. Bune is Board Certified in Domestic Violence and Board Certified in Traumatic Stress. She is also a Fellow of The Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress.

Academic Credentials

B.A., American University

M.S.A.J., American University

Teaching Areas

Victims of Interpersonal Violence


Phone: 703-522-5600 x5705

Email: karen.bune@marymount.edu