Part 2 (Children’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
Learning and Development
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Target Audience
CAH Staff / Managers working within Public Health / Staff working within Public Health
target audience
Event Types
Course categories
Children and Young People / Safeguarding
Children and Young People subcategories
Safeguarding Children
Safeguarding subcategories
Safeguarding Children
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. Highlight the need to apply a “Whole Family” approach into individual practice, parenting assessments
and overall work within a domestic abuse context
3. Consider the need for evidencing professional concerns to enable an informed multi agency response
4. Consider the DASH risk assessment tool and how it can be used to assess risk for adult victims and
provide important information in relation to abuse experienced by children as victims
5. Recognise the range and pattern of behaviours that enable a perpetrator to maintain or regain 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. Highlight dynamics of coercive control within a post separation context and the link to domestic
9. Provide information about local services/care pathways for victims and the national approach
Start Date
Tuesday 16 November 2021
End Date
Tuesday 16 November 2021
Closing Date
Monday 15 November 2021
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event