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The presentation will include but not limited to domestic violence and elder abuse. Effects of domestic violence and elders abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Model protocols for protecting and addressing domestic violence and elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Discuss community resources and victim services in the surrounding area. Utilize laws and bills to discuss reporting requirements and procedures.
Social workers support, assist, and advocate on behalf of men, women and children affected by domestic violence and elderly abuse. Many of these social work roles focus on intervening before domestic violence and elderly abuse occurs, supporting parenting, caregivers, educating young people and influencing other social determinants of violence.
This workshop is appropriate for all levels of practice.
Registration is $70
Social Work Month Rate: $65
Kent Alumni Discount: $55
Kentucky Board of Social Work
440 N. Whittington Pkwy
Louisville, KY 40222
Room 23LL (Lower Level)
The Kent School Continuing Education program is dedicated to assisting social workers in meeting their professional development needs, maintaining and improving professional competence. We strive to provide trainings that are innovative, engaging and in line with the Kent School's mission of addressing complex social problems through education, research and service to create a just and better world. Our continuing education program demonstrates to the community, prospective students and alumni, our commitment to them, not only inside the classroom but once they are out in the field. In becoming one of the top research social work programs in the country, we provide tools to support your practice in addressing societies most difficult problems.
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