Understanding Domestic Violence
This E-Learning Course comprises 4 self-paced online study modules and is suitable for all health and welfare professionals who work with clients experiencing domestic violence, either incidentally or in an ongoing therapeutic setting, who are wanting to deepen their understanding of this complex area. This will include nurses, social workers, occupational therapists, speech pathologists, art therapists, music therapists, clergy and NGO workers.
Course content includes:
- Dynamics of domestic violence
- Impacts on adult and child victims
- Understanding and responding to domestic violence
- Ways of working effectively with adult victims to acknowledge strengths while appreciating risks.
The modules include videos, reflective tasks and online readings. Participants will develop a solid foundation upon which to build more advanced therapeutic skills.
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The course is endorsed by the Australian Counselling Association (ACA), the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) and the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses (ACMHN).