Seminar ID: 106187

Domestic Violence Intervention Strategies

Domestic Violence Intervention Strategies

Each year, eight million women are subjected to physical and emotional abuse as well as intimidation techniques at the hands of their partners and the people they trust. The psychological and physical traumas of domestic abuse make it one of the most tragic behaviors that social workers must deal with and work to prevent. Download this white paper and learn how to establish contact, assess the situation, create an emergency plan, communication techniques and more.

Learning Objectives

- Determine first steps in establishing contact.

- Learn how to create an emergency plan.

- Identify the hierarchy of emergency planning.

- Review essential communication techniques.

- Gain tips on assessing risks.