At the end of the training participants will be able to:
- Develop an understanding of domestic abuse and be able to recognise the behaviours and indicators.
- Identify what the impact of domestic abuse does to the victim and their families.
- Respond to a disclosure of domestic abuse sensitively and in a way that promotes the safety of victims and families.
- Locate support that is available for anyone who is being subjected to abuse.
This training is aimed at any professional whose work brings them into contact with adults and children or young people from the voluntary, statutory, and private sectors e.g., Professionals who have direct (face-to-face) or indirect (over the phone) contact. This may include but is not limited to specialist domestic abuse agencies, refuge staff, social care, health workers, doctors, PCSOs, education workers, youth workers, academic support, voluntary sector support workers, housing officers, community leaders, dentists, opticians, private fostering etc.
CPD points: 6 points
Duration: 3.5 hours