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Part 2 (Adult’s Workforce): Working With Those Who Are, Or May Be Experiencing Domestic Abuse and Coercive Control (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation
Webinar: Zoom, Webinar
Event Tutors
HR Workforce Development
Admin Contact
HR Workforce Development (
Target Audience
CAH Staff / Managers working within Public Health / Staff working within Public Health
target audience
Event Types
Course categories
Adult Social Care / Safeguarding
Adult Social Care subcategories
Safeguarding Adult
Safeguarding subcategories
Safeguarding Adult
Event description
Test your knowledge before you attend the training (SGC employees only)!

This is a virtual course delivered by Sarah Wigley, commissioned on behalf of the South Glos Safeguarding Adults Board.

Suitable For: All health and social care professionals who work with individuals on an
ongoing basis who are or may be experiencing domestic abuse.
Learning outcomes
1. Explore the importance of early risk identification, intervention, and prevention
2. Consider the need for evidencing professional concerns to enable an informed multi agency response
3. Consider current barriers to addressing domestic abuse and coercive control within the context of
section 42 enquiries
4. Consider the DASH risk assessment tool and how it can be used to assess risk for adult victims and can
provide important information in relation to safeguarding adults
5. Recognise the range and pattern of behaviours that enable a perpetrator to maintain control within
family relationships
6. Identify the potential for professionals to inadvertently collude with the perpetrator and the impact
that may have on victims
7. Highlight the barriers to disclosing abuse to a professional and leaving an abusive relationship
8. Consider the need for defensible decision making and the application of MSP when working with
victims of domestic abuse
Start Date
Monday 15 November 2021
End Date
Monday 15 November 2021
Closing Date
Sunday 14 November 2021
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event