Delivery of this module will be online due to government-issued guidelines during the Covid-19 pandemic and may be made available face-to-face subject to Public Health England recommendations. Please submit your application and, once reviewed by the module leader, you will receive more specific information about the online delivery of your module and assessments.
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
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.