520 N. Delaware Ave • Philadelphia, PA 19123 • 215-923-2116 • fax: 215-923-5169

Cost: 
FREE

This session runs from 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM.  Registration begins at 8:00 AM.

Domestic Violence/Intimate Partner Violence: Addressing Abusive Behaviors

CE Type: 
SW
PCB
APA
IACET
# of CE's: 
3.0
0.3 IACET CEU's

About This Course

This will be an interactive training in which participants will be able to explore and discuss the roots of abusive behaviors, the motivations for change, and strategies to challenge and support individuals who have been harming their partners and children

Learning Objectives: 

By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe the role of biology and gender socialization in the development of abusive patterns
  • Identify differences among people who act abusively
  • Recognize the internal process of someone who discloses abusive behavior
  • Describe appropriate strategies to support someone who has been acting abusively
  • Identify and discuss their own reactions to working with people who act abusively
Intended Audience: 

DBH and OHS Staff

 

Instructional Level: 

Introductory

Completion Requirements: 

Participants must attend entire presentation and complete a course evaluation in order to receive credits.

 

Location Information: 
BHTEN training is held on the 7th floor of 520 N. Delaware Ave, at the corner of Spring Garden and Delaware. The entrance is on Spring Garden St.