Understanding Domestic Violence: Essentials and Intersections (UDVEI) - Fall 2017

Date: 
Fri, 09/29/2017 - 9:30am - 5:00pm
Fri, 10/06/2017 - 9:30am - 5:00pm
Fri, 10/13/2017 - 9:30am - 5:00pm
Fri, 10/20/2017 - 9:30am - 5:00pm
Location: 
CONNECT: 127 West 127th St, Room 432; Harlem NY 10027


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

 

WHEN 
Friday, September 29, 2017 
Friday, October 6, 2017
Friday, October 13, 2017
Friday, October 20, 2017
9:30 to 5 p.m. (all days)

Note: this is a 4-day course, participants must attend each Friday to receive a certificate of completion

WHERE
127 W. 127th Street, Suite 432 New York, NY 10027
 
Contact us for more information: connect@connectnyc.org

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.

 
Topics covered include: 
 
Trauma and the impact of intimate partner violence on women and children 
* Reasons why men batter and abuse 
The ways culture and religion shape people’s response to domestic violence 
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)
 
 
*Reduced registration rate available to those registering for BOTH Fall 2017 
Understanding Domestic Violence & Women’s Empowerment Trainings

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