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Event Information:

  • Tue
    22
    Mar
    2016

    DSCB/DSAB - Part 3 Challenging Domestic Abuse (Group 4 Refresher/Special Interest)

    9.15 am - 4.30 pmNewcourt Community Centre, Exeter
    DSAB DSCB joint training

    Description:

    This one day course will examine the behaviour of individuals who use abuse in relationships and will enable participants to apply appropriate interventions.  This course is practical and user-friendly.  Participants will experience an enjoyable and productive workshop involving group discussion and participative exercises.

    Brief Outline:

    The aims of the course are to:

    - To increase the safety of victims and children

    - To increase the level of accountability of those using abusive behaviour by naming it with the context of an unhealthy relationship

    - To increase engagement of Practitioners with those behaving abusively

    Who should attend:

    The course is suitable for multi-agency Front Line Practitioners who work with parents, families, children and young people.

    NB Part 1 - Understanding Domestic Abuse (Group 3 Refresher/Special Interest) must be completed before attending the course.

    Course Outcomes:

    By the conclusion of the course, participants will be able to:

    - Identify the themes of abusive behaviour and their possible motivation

    - Recognise the challenges posed by Perpetrators when assessing DVA

    - Identify interpersonal skills necessary to engage with those that may be using abusive behaviour

    - Consider how to avoid collusion with abusive behaviour

    - Know the specialist local projects and an overview of the work they do including how to contact them

    - Increase their awareness of multi-agency best practice in relation to DVA

    - Work within a context of monitoring risk and keep safety at the focus of all practice

    Funding/Cancellation Policy

    You must have the agreement of your Manager or Funding Agency to attend this course, unless you wish to attend in a self-funding capacity.  Please note that if payment is not received for delegates from non-partner agencies 4 weeks before the course is due to run your place may be cancelled.

    Please make yourself aware of the cancellation policy before booking a place as cancellations with less than 4 week's notice of the course date will incur a charge unless a substitute is found.

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