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Domestic Violence and Abuse Awareness Training City Health

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Course overview

This half day course is aimed at healthcare professionals and non-clinical staff (receptionists, support staff, health care assistants) who wish to develop an awareness of domestic violence and abuse (DVA).

We will consider:

  • different types of DVA
  • DVA statistics
  • risk factors
  • the impact on the health and well-being of victims
  • information sharing and where to go for advice
  • how to find out about local support services and referral pathways.



Prerequisite knowledge

For clinical and non-clinical staff, including:

Health centre reception staff

Health care support staff

Staff nurses

Other healthcare professionals