2018 Recipients of DV101 Certification
Domestic Violence 101 Educational Sessions
UNDERSTANDING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: POWER & CONTROL
Objectives: Learn what domestic violence really means.
Learn the different types of domestic violence.
Learn why some people are abusive.
Learn how abusers gain control.
WHY DO WOMEN STAY IN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS?
Objectives: To understand the complex answer to a simple question
To understand the safety issues involved in leaving
Develop a Safety Plan
To understand the societal pressures
To explore personal reasons for staying in an abusive
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE & THE EFFECTS ON CHILDREN
Objectives: To understand that children are the silent victims
To understand that children are affected emotionally, behaviorally, socially, & physically
To understand children are learning to be victims and batterers; the cycle will continue
To learn to help children develop coping skill
WHEN LOVING YOU IS HURTING ME
Objectives: To understand what are “red flags”
To understand that battering is a learned behavior
To learn that victims are not to blame
Ways to avoid becoming involved with an abusive partner
Objectives: To learn what makes a healthy relationship
To learn that healthy relationship start by loving yourself
To learn about different types of love
To learn how to avoid going from one abusive relationship to another
Objectives: Learn the definition of boundary
Learn the different types of boundaries
Learn how boundaries are violated in unhealthy relationships
Learn how to set limits and build good boundaries