Domestic Violence Effects on Children

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

Domestic violence, also called intimate partner violence (IPV), is an epidemic in our society. This course introduces you to the hidden victims of domestic violence, the millions of children and adolescents who are growing up in a home affected by domestic violence. Abuse does not have to be directed at children to impact their safety or wellbeing. The cycle of violence usually continues unless it is interrupted. Healthcare providers can break the cycle by recognizing the signs of abuse, safety planning with families, and connecting people with resources. 

The goal of this course is to provide knowledge on the effects domestic violence has on children to professionals in the fields of activities/recreation therapy, behavioral health counseling, nursing, and social work.



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Course Description

Domestic violence, also called intimate partner violence (IPV), is an epidemic in our society. This course introduces you to the hidden victims of domestic violence, the millions of children and adolescents who are growing up in a home affected by domestic violence. Abuse does not have to be directed at children to impact their safety or wellbeing. The cycle of violence usually continues unless it is interrupted. Healthcare providers can break the cycle by recognizing the signs of abuse, safety planning with families, and connecting people with resources. 

The goal of this course is to provide knowledge on the effects domestic violence has on children to professionals in the fields of activities/recreation therapy, behavioral health counseling, nursing, and social work.



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