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FVAWP - Domestic Abuse: What You Need to Know
When: 2.00pm-4.00pm, Thursday 07 February 2019 Where: Bankhead Central, Bankhead Park, Glenrothes, KY7 6GH This event is being organised by Fife Violence Against Women Partnership (FVAWP) This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
This course is aimed at practitioners working across services who would benefit from a basic knowledge of the dynamics, impact and consequences of domestic abuse. It is suitable for practitioners who work with children, young people, vulnerable people, victims/survivors of abuse and perpetrators and is particularly suitable for new staff, students and as part of induction training.
The aim of this course is for participants to develop a greater awareness and understanding of the nature of domestic abuse, its impact and consequences. By the end of the course participants will be able:
To understand domestic abuse as a complex pattern of abusive behaviours;
To understand the difficulties faced by victims leaving an abusive relationship;
Know how to give appropriate and effective support.
The seminar will be facilitated by Louise Radcliffe, Learning & Development Officer, FVAWP.
**Please note - Refreshments will NOT be provided however there is a café and vending machines on site where you can purchase tea, coffee, drinks and snacks**.
For more information or to book your place please contact Mary MacIntyre using the details provided below.