$0 – $450

PA Certified Domestic Violence Advocate (40 hour)

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Liberty Resources

112 N 8th St #600

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Please note, this training takes place on May 14, 15, 16, and continuing May 21, 22 and 23. Register once for all dates, attendence is required each of the 6 days. Each day is planned for 9 -- 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


The training space NOT at Lutheran Settlement House. The training will take place at Liberty Resources, 112 N 8th Street #600, Philadelphia, PA 19107. The location is wheelchair accessible and requires the use of an elevator in order to get to training room.

Again, this event is a series that runs on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday two weeks in a row, each day is a distinct agenda, and all is mandatory to receive the certification. Missing a minimal amount is allowed, online make up sessions are available.

**Students please check with your placement agency before registering. If you are taking this for your internship, the agency you are working with may cover the fee, or there may be no fee necessary.**

**If the fee is a barrier for you or your agency please also get in touch to discuss options.**

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Liberty Resources

112 N 8th St #600

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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