Frankfort, KY
Strategies for Addressing Domestic Violence (October)
Fri, October 26, 2012 9:00AM to 12:00PM (Eastern)
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This workshop will provide participants with knowledge about the nature and extent of domestic violence. Content will include: the effects of domestic violence on adults and children who witness, lethality and risk assessments, resources and referrals, reporting requirements, legal options for protection and strategies for safety planning, screening for domestic violence, and model protocols for addressing domestic violence.


*This workshop meets the legislative mandate (KRS 194A.540) that will satisfy the three (3) hour training course requirement as directed in subsection (3) and outlined in subsection (2) of the mandate. 

Workshop Objectives:

  • Understand the dynamics of domestic violence
  • Understand the impact of domestic violence on adult victims and child  witnesses
  • Provide information about legal remedies for protection and reporting requirements
  • Appropriately screen and communicate with victims of domestic violence
  • Assess for risks and lethality and  facilitate appropriate safety planning
  • Provide or refer to available community resources and victim services
  • Discuss model protocols for  addressing domestic violence

Continuing Education Accreditation: 

Approved for Social Work CEUs

Batterer Intervention Providers


Pending CEU Applications



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Brandy Chaneb
Jennifer Smithers
Emily Vaughan
Gayle Yocum