Here are some interesting continuing education courses on the subject of domestic violence for health care professionals.
Domestic Violence: Child Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence Leo Christie, PhD Course Abstract Domestic violence, in the form of child abuse and intimate partner violence, remains a pervasive part of contemporary life in the U.S. Its effects are deep and far-reaching.
Children's Exposure to Violence Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Course Abstract This course, which includes two CDC bulletins, discusses the findings of the National Survey of Children's Exposure to Violence (NatSCEV), the most comprehensive nationwide survey of the incidence and prevalence of children's exposure to violence to date, sponsored by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) and supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Ethics & Law in Florida Psychology Leo Christie, PhD CE Credit: 3 Hours Target Audience: Psychology Learning Level: Intermediate Course Abstract The purpose of this course is to ensure that Florida-licensed psychologists are fully aware of the ethical and legal privileges and constraints under which they are licensed to practice in the State of Florida.
Bullying Prevention: Raising Strong Kids by Responding to Hurtful & Harmful Behavior Amy Burzinski, LISW Course Abstract This video course starts with a thoughtful definition of "bullying" and goes on to illustrate the functional roles of the three participant groups: the targeted individuals, the bullies, and the bystanders.
Florida Mental Health Laws and Rules Leo Christie, PhD Course Abstract This course is approved to meet the requirements of a Florida Laws and Rules course as a license renewal requirement for Florida-licensed clinical social workers, marriage and family therapists, and mental health counselors. It is required every third biennium after initial licensure.
School Refusal Behavior: Children Who Can't or Won't Go to School George B. Haarman, PsyD, LMFT Course Abstract School refusal is a problem that is stressful for children, for their families, and for school personnel. Failing to attend school has significant long and short-term effects on children's social, emotional, and educational development.
How Children Become Violent Kathryn Seifert, PhD Course Abstract This course was written for professionals working in the mental health, child welfare, juvenile justice/criminal justice, and research fields, as well as students studying these fields. The authors' goal is to make a case for the fact that juvenile and adult violence begins very early in life, and it is both preventable and treatable.
Treating Explosive Kids Ross W. Greene, PhD; J. Stuart Ablon, PhD Course Abstract This is a test only course (book not included). The book (or e-book) can be purchased from . This CE test is based on the book "Treating Explosive Kids: The Collaborative Problem-Solving Approach" (2006, 246 pages).
Anger Management: The Complete Treatment Guidebook for Practitioners Dr. Kassinove; Dr. Tafrate Course Abstract This is a test only course (book not included). The book can be purchased from Amazon or some other source. This CE test is based on the book "Anger Management: The Complete Treatment Guidebook for Practitioners" (2002, 320 pages).
Continuing education courses on the subject of domestic violence for health care professionals
Here are some interesting continuing education courses on the topic of domestic violence for mental health professionals.