Agenda

Time

Title

8:30-8:45

Welcome and Introduction

 

8:45-9:45AM

 

Definition and Dynamics of Domestic Abuse

  • Definition of intimate partner violence
  • Abuser tactics
  • Survivor psychology
  • Barriers to leaving

 

9:45-10:25AM

The Role of Healthcare Providers

  • Universal Education & Assessment
  • Responding (including safety planning)
  • Documenting

 

10:25-10:40

Break

 

10:40-11:00AM

 

Defining Sexual Violence and Understanding the Emergency Response

  • Defining sexual assault
  • The Role of the Provider
  • Description of SANE Services

 

11:00-11:20AM

Children’s Exposure to Abuse

  • Overlap between Partner Abuse and Child Abuse
  • -Health Impact of Exposure to Abuse
  • -Mandated Reporting – When it is Necessary and How to do it Safely

 

11:20-12:00PM

 

Trauma-Informed Care: The Role of Providers Regarding Violence & Abuse More Broadly

  • Defining the health consequences of lifetime exposures to violence & abuse
  • Principles of Trauma Informed Care

 

12:00 – 12:15PM

 

Closing