Please be sure you can meet this time commitment before registering for the training. To receive a certificate of attendance, you must log in to the training session with the video/camera feature enabled. You will not be able to fully participate if you only tune in using the conference telephone line. GCADV can assist with audio/visual needs if necessary.
This training is designed to provide new advocates and domestic violence program staff the basic principles of working with victims of domestic violence. A variety of topics are addressed including:
• Dynamics of domestic violence
• Barriers faced by victims
• Cultural humility
• Lethality indicators
• Safety planning
• Crisis intervention and crisis line work
• Advocacy foundations such as empowerment, ethics and confidentiality
This interactive training is provided by GCADV staff utilizing lecture, small group activities, role-plays, audiovisuals, and exciting discussion. The training is an excellent opportunity for new advocates to gain a thorough understanding of domestic violence advocacy or for experienced advocates looking for a “refresher” on core knowledge and skills.
Event Date(s): 08/15/2023 - 08/17/2023
Event Time(s): 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Credits: 12 Hours