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DV 102: Understanding the Victim/Survivor of Domestic Violence

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PCA-NJ Training Room

103 Church Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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DV102: Understanding the Victim/Survivor of Domestic Violence

A Partnership for Change (APFC) is a New Jersey non-profit organization dedicated to ending intimate partner abuse through the provision of comprehensive education and awareness programs.

This class, DV102, provides a deeper understanding of the issue along with practical tools and information for working directly with victims.


Goals for DV102:

  • Define the emotional and behavioral impact of abuse on victims and their families, friends and co-workers
  • Identify barriers that prevent victims from leaving, and the dangers associated with leaving an abuser
  • Learn how culture, religion, community, race, age, gender, ability or sexual orientation impacts decision-making and options
  • Define the meaning of empowerment to a victim
  • Identify essential information that victims need in order to identify their options and make informed decisions


PLEASE NOTE:

  • We provide light refreshments, but please bring your lunch.
  • There is a parking garage located across the street. We do NOT advise street parking,
  • Facility is wheelchair accessible.
  • If you prefer to pay by check, email us at IPVA@APartnershipForChange.org

Information on Continuing Education Credits and DVS Credits: **This class offers clinical continuing ed credits.

PROFESSIONAL CREDITS

  • Anyone:

    5.5 DVS (Domestic Violence Specialist) credits are awarded for EACH IPVA class; credits authorized by the NJ Coalition to End Domestic Violence (NJCEDV).

    Social Workers and LPCs: 5.5 clinical hours approved by the National Association of Social Workers- NJ (NASW-NJ)

  • Contact us at IPVA@APartnershipforChange.org for more information.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Workshops are based on best practices that acknowledge and respect the needs of victims from diverse populations. The speakers have nothing to disclose; there are no conflicts of interest, sponsorship, or financial/commercial support being supplied for this activity.

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