By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain one of the three overlooked consequences of battering relationships from which children may suffer.
-Explain a change that often occurs when a child of a battering relationship reaches the age of eleven.
-Explain one of the three phases children may experience in learning the cycle of violence as they observe their parent’s violent acts.
-Explain one of the three signs that a child may be experiencing the double dose of both witnessing and experiencing abuse.
-Explain one of the two techniques used to treat children with Attachment Disorder to facilitate the exploration of feelings and organize or resolve issues.
-Explain a technique used to treat children that are used as silent weapons.
-Explain the consequence of domestic violence programs’ focus on protecting the women and children from immediate danger.
-Explain one of the childhood predictors of adult violence.
-Explain what part of the brain plays an important part in emotional memory regarding the context of fear-induced situation.
-Explain the term that Hodges uses to label fathers who did not seek custody.
-Explain one of the four rationale parents have for not telling their children they are separating.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
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Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychology CEUs, MFT CEUs