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Domestic Violence - What a Healthcare Professional Needs to Know

Course: #1033577 2 Hours 486 Reviews
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Domestic violence can affect anyone, regardless of income, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion. It is shown that domestic violence costs the United States billions of dollars per year. Many reports say that one in four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. Domestic violence occurs in same-sex relationships, and men can be victims as well. Understanding the warning signs and prevention techniques may help to decrease the prevalence in the United States. US rules, regulations and laws contribute to the foundation of this course.

Course created on May 15, 2014

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Course Type: Video

CEUs/Hours Offered: IACET/0.2

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to define domestic violence.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list potential adverse health effects on victims.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to define strategies to assist domestic violence victims.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain characteristics of abusers.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the cycle of abuse.

Agenda

0-10 Minutes Intoduction
10-30 Minutes Prevalence of domestic violence and various domestic violence laws
30-50 Minutes Warning signs of domestic violence and abuser characteristics
50-75 Minutes How to help identify a victim of domestic violence
75-90 Minutes How to document your findings of domestic violence
90-115 Minutes Ways to assist victims of domestic violence
115-120 Minutes Conclusion; Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Nannette Hanlin was paid an honorarium for this presentation by SpeechPathology.com. Nonfinancial: There are no non-financial relationships to disclose.

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