2 CE Credits/Hours - Online Course - $39.00
Co-developed by Sage de Beixedon Breslin, Ph.D. and Ofer Zur, Ph.D.
This two (2) CE credit Intimate Partner Violence online course fulfills the Spousal & Partner Abuse requirement for Psychologists and the pre-licensing requirement for psychologists who began graduate training between January 1, 1995 and December 31, 2003. As of 1/1/04, California MFTs and LCSWs need 7 CE to fulfill this requirement.
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This course is also offered as part of a Pre-licensing Savings Package of pre-requisite courses.
This course includes materials consisting of:
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General Course Description
This is an intermediate level course about spousal and partner abuse. The course not only identifies the scope, demographics, and typologies associated with Intimate Partner Violence, but also summarizes an array of techniques used to assess domestically violent relationships. Further, various interventions currently in use are compared and contrasted. Domestic violence in ethnic minority families, as well as in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender relationships is reviewed in the final component of the course.
Specific tenets of the Codes of Ethics as well as California Law are provided, as are Resources for clinicians and the general public.
The overall goal of this course is to help psychotherapists understand the complexities involved in domestic violence and enable them to make predictions, assessments and interventions in these volatile and often tragic situations.
This course will teach psychotherapists to:
1. Make spousal and partner abuse assessments.
2. Detect and identify domestic violence.
3. Utilize domestic violence interventions.
4. Identify community and other resources.
5. Interpret the complex system involved in domestic violence.
6. Identify cultural, same gender and other factors in domestic violence.
7. Identify the relevant California laws and Ethics Codes for domestic violence.
Detection of Domestic Violence
Assessment of Domestic Violence
Partner Violence in Ethnic Minority Families
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Relationships
A Cultural Perspective and Systems Theory Applied to Domestic Violence
Code of Ethics and Domestic Violence
California Law and Domestic Violence