Working with Perpetrators of Domestic Abuse and Violence
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This course is targeted to social workers, early help and family support workers, health professionals, housing officers, designated and organisational safeguarding leads and volunteers who come into contact with vunlerable children and adults.
Group Level 3 (predominately working with children or vulnerable adults) as set out in the LSCP and SSAB Safeguarding Competency framework. NHS Inter-Collegiate Standards 3 and above for health professionals.
This event is to highlight the importance of including perpetrators in domestic abuse assessments.
To encourage greater consideration of assessing risk factors associated with perpetrators within assessments and planning whereby risk assessments and planning for intervention will be improved.
By attending this session, participants will have :
• Developed understanding of the risk indicators relating to perpetrators of domestic abuse.
• A clearer understanding of the importance to consider and include perpetrators of domestic abuse fully within their assessments.
• Be able to consider the risks of perpetrators even when there is no engagement or they are absent.