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PA Certified Domestic Violence Advocate (40 hour)

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Lutheran Settlement House

1340 Frankford Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19125

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Please note, this training takes place on January 24, 25, and 26; we'll take the weekend off, and resume on January 29, 30, and 31. Register once for all dates, attendence is required each of the 6 days. Each day is planned for 8:30 -- 5 with breaks and time off for lunch.

Join LSH's Bilingual Domestic Violence Program for a training to equip professionals with the tools needed to work with survivors of intimate partner violence. This training fulfills the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence's advocate training requirements for the State of Pennsylvania.

Training Overview:

  • Introduction to domestic violence and types of abuse
  • Working with children, adolescents, men, immigrants, and individuals who identify as LGBTQ
  • Empowerment counseling & trauma-informed practice
  • Crisis management & safety planning
  • Legal system & public benefits
  • DV in the medical setting
  • Social change and DV policy
  • Selfcare for DV advocates


Again, this event is a series that runs for the business days from Wednesday January 24 through January 31. The training does not repeat, each day is a distinct agenda, and all is mandatory to receive the certification. Please get in touch with questions or concerns.

The training space at LSH is in the basement, down a short flight of stairs. If you would like to attend please get in touch with an accessability needs.

**Students please get in touch before registering. If you are taking this for your placement the agency may cover the fee, or there may be no fee necessary.**

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Lutheran Settlement House

1340 Frankford Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19125

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