Domestic Abuse Awareness

Date & Time:

Thursday 17 October 2019 (COURSE - CANCELLED)

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Venue:

Sutton Civic Offices, G3, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

Detail:

TARGET GROUP

Group Level 2 (in regular contact with children, young people and/or parent/carer) or Level 3 (predominately working with children) as set out in the Safeguarding Competency framework in London Safeguarding Child Procedures. Inter-Collegiate Standards 2 and 3 for health professionals.

AIM

This course will help participants understand what domestic violence is, how it may begin, who perpetrates abuse, and how to identify when it may be happening. The course outlines the impact that domestic violence and abuse has on victims and assists learners to understand how to respond appropriately to their concerns

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

By the end of course participants will be able to :

 

  • Explain what domestic violence and abuse is and identify who is at risk
  • Gain a greater understanding of the prevalence of the problem
  • Understand the myths and realities regarding domestic abuse
  • Have an understanding of diversity issues within domestic violence cases
  • Classify the behaviours displayed by an abusive person
  • Be able to describe indicators of abuse and recognise them in practice
  • Outline the Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conference (MARAC) process
  • Describe the physical and psychological effects of violence and abuse
  • Have the confidence to routinely ask about violence and abuse as part of assessments
  • Be able to respond appropriately to disclosures
  • Describe best practices for supporting those experiencing domestic violence
  • Respond with appropriate care to victims and provide safety planning
  • Refer people experiencing or at risk of domestic and family violence to appropriate support services both local and national

Places Available:

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Sector LimitAvailable
AdopterNo Limit
CAMHSNo Limit
Education - CognusNo Limit
Education - Early YearsNo Limit
Education - OtherNo Limit
Education - Schools/CollegesNo Limit
Foster CarerNo Limit
HousingNo Limit
LBS Adults/Childrens - All Age DisabilitesNo Limit
LBS OtherNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Admiral NursesNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Carshalton LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Clinical HealthNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Heads of ServiceNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Hospital PathwayNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Learning DisabilitiesNo Limit
LBS People Adults - OtherNo Limit
LBS People Adults - STARTNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Sutton and Cheam LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Adults - TransitionsNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Wallington LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Adoption and PermanenceNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Blue LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Children with DisabilitiesNo Limit
LBS People Children's - CourtNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Director / Assistant DirectorNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Early HelpNo Limit
LBS People Children's - FosteringNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Green LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Heads of ServiceNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Integrated Childrens ServicesNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Leaving Care TeamNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Looked After ChildrenNo Limit
LBS People Children's - MASHNo Limit
LBS People Children's - OtherNo Limit
LBS People Children's - PlacementsNo Limit
LBS People Children's - QANo Limit
LBS People Children's - RASNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Red LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Sutton Inclusion & SupportNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Targeted Youth SupportNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Youth Offending TeamNo Limit
NHS - Clinical Commissioning GroupNo Limit
NHS - Community ServicesNo Limit
NHS - HospitalNo Limit
NHS - OtherNo Limit
OtherNo Limit
PoliceNo Limit
Private - Domiciliary Care0
Private - Nursing Home0
Private - Other0
Private - Residential Home0
RBK Shared ServiceNo Limit
Supported LivingNo Limit
Sutton Housing Partnership0
Voluntary/CommunityNo Limit

Booking:

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Further Information:

Trainer:

Linda Finn, Royal Marsden Community Services

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G3, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)