Frankfort, KY
KENTUCKY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ...
Building Economic Advocacy Strategies
From  Thu, September 06, 2012 at 10:00AM (Eastern)
To  Fri, September 07, 2012 at 5:00PM
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This workshop will prepare advocates to provide economic and financial education to women who have experienced intimated partner violence. This two-day training opportunity emphasizes safety considerations for battered women who are struggling with financial/  economic issues and gives facilitators practical, empowering financial education and advocacy tools.

 

Workshop Objectives:

  • Participants will gain an introduction to the connections between domestic violence, poverty, facilitator skills, and adult learning principles
  • Participants will focus intensely on safety, economic education and appropriate use of language 
  • Participants will have the opportunity for hands-on practice of useful facilitation activities 
  • Participants will gain individual economic advocacy strategies, including assessment tools; learn how to read a credit report and how to create a comprehensive, individualized cost of living plan

Continuing Education Accreditation: 

Approved for Social Work CEUs

Batterer Intervention Providers

 

Pending CEU Applications

Psychology

Nursing 

Professional Art Therapists

Deaf / Hard of Hearing Interpreters

Alcohol and Drug Counselors

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists

Licensed Professional Counselors

 

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