Understanding Domestic Violence: Essentials and Intersections Training

Location: 
127 W. 127th Street, Suite. 432, Harlem, NY 10027

Get a comprehensive overview about domestic and intimate partner violence with our Understanding Domestic Violence: Essentials and Intersections Training.The course will focus on the forms, dynamics and tactics of abuse with an emphasis on the intersections between intimate partner violence & health and social justice issues affecting New York City’s communities.

Oct. 2, 2015
Oct. 9, 2015
Oct. 16, 2015
Oct. 23, 2015

Fridays | 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
127 W. 127th St. Suite 432, Harlem, NY 10027

For more information contact CONNECT at 212-683-0015 or via email at connect@connectnyc.org.

Topics include: 

  • Trauma and the impact of intimate partner violence on women and children
  • Why men batter and abuse
  • The ways culture and religion shape people’s response to domestic violence
  • Immigration
  • Effects of domestic violence within LGBTQ communities
  • HIV, domestic violence and substance abuse
  • The navigation of social service and legal systems
  • Safety Planning

**Participation in each session is required for certification. Understanding Domestic Violence Essentials and Intersections is the prerequisite course for all CONNECT Training Institute courses. Materials Fee: $250 (sliding scale available, inquire upon enrollment)

For more information contact CONNECT at 212-683-0015 or via email at connect@connectnyc.org.

www.connectnyc.org