Understanding and Responding to Domestic Abuse
Domestic abuse affects 1 in 3 women and 1 in 6 men in the UK.
In this program, you'll delve into the complex world of domestic abuse, equipping yourself with the knowledge and skills to make a meaningful difference. Explore the various facets of abuse, learn to recognize tell-tale signs and red flags, and gain a deep understanding of the cycle of abuse.
Discover how domestic abuse impacts survivors and how technology can play a role. With our expert guidance, you'll develop essential communication skills, empathetic responses, and a solid grasp of available support resources.
Learn the importance of multi-agency working and explore the legal aspects of intervention, all while diving into strategies for prevention and advocacy. By the end of this course, you'll emerge with a profound sense of empowerment, ready to be a beacon of change within your community. Join us on this journey toward creating safer, more nurturing environments for all.
To understand the signs and symptoms of domestic abuse
To understand the emotional impact on the victim and on the wider family and children
To understand how to respond to disclosures and concerns, whilst providing support to the victim and connecting them with resources and support services.
Understand the importance of multi-agency working and where you fit into the process
Gain a brief overview of legal aspects and reporting obligations.
Reflect on your learning journey and identify next steps for personal and professional development.
Join us for this course and become equipped to make a real difference in the lives of those affected by domestic abuse.
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