Domestic Violence and Partner Abuse (More Info)
Description: All of our courses are approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors, the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification, and National Association of Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors. This course on Domestic Violence and Partner Abuse is taught using text, narrated PowerPoint, video and mp3 audio. All course materials and reference materials are available free online. The learner objectives are: Describe the Power and Control Wheel; Identify the consequences of domestic abuse on the primary and secondary victims; List the seven steps in initial abuse screening; Identify the benefits of universal screening for domestic violence; Be able to identify the “next” question to ask when there is identification of abuse; Identify how to respond when the woman says “no” but there is a suspicion of abuse; Identify factors that may prevent a woman from disclosing abuse; Identify the 4 things necessary in any documentation of abuse; Understand the laws relating to reporting domestic abuse in the United States.
Submitted by: dr.snipes
Added: Wed May 13 2009