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 four immediate consequences of parental violence.
-Explain why a young child may act as an adult.
-Explain a change that often occurs when a child of a battering relationship reaches the age of eleven.
-Explain a technique for helping clients through crisis behaviors.
-Explain three typical crisis behaviors when entering a domestic violence shelter.
What is the advocate response to a battered
woman who is not committed to protecting her children?
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."