Domestic Abuse Awareness & How to Ask the Questions

October 17, 2017
1 Full Day


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 This programme looks at:
  • The types and effects of Domestic abuse
  • How to deal with disclosure
  • Your organisation’s policy on dealing with disclosure
  • How to document the event
  • When you should refer onto specialist Agencies

Who should attend?

This course is aimed towards practitioners who respond to the needs of those affected by domestic abuse. Many of our clients come from backgrounds in the statutory, voluntary, community sector, private sector which includes human resource professionals, medium – large businesses.

Learning Outcomes of Domestic Abuse Awareness

  • Raising awareness of what Domestic Abuse is
  • The prevalence of Domestic Abuse
  • Types of Domestic Abuse
  • The impact of Domestic Abuse on a victim
  • What does a healthy relationship look like

Learning Outcomes of How to Ask the Questions

  • Understanding the necessity for a positive response to domestic abuse
  • Being alert to the signs of domestic abuse
  • How to phrase the questions
  • Assessing immediate safety
  • Keeping Records and actions following disclosure