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Early Intervention Skills for Responding to Family Violence
August 16 @ 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
This workshop explores key/early intervention skills for working effectively where there are concerns about domestic/family violence using a child-centred approach. It explores practical ways workers can respond when working with parents who experience conflict or are suspected of using/use violence in family relationships.
The workshop focuses on:
- The use of the domestic violence framework.
- Deepening the conversation with mum or dad when you may have concerns about family violence.
- Using a child centred approach to support change.
- Using the generative approach to working with men and conflict/family violence issues.
Who should attend this workshop?
All workers who work with children, parents & families.
Andrew King is a consultant and program developer in group work and trains professionals throughout Australia and Canada in ‘working with men’. He is also an experienced practitioner and has published a range of professional articles.
Andrew has worked with teenagers who have drug and alcohol problems, young people with mental health issues, parenting education, families who have children with special needs and coordinated a large fathers’ centre.
Members: $88; Non-Members: $148.50. Morning tea and lunch provided. Please advise of special dietary needs, or other needs when you register online.
Veronica Riddell, ph 9620 6172 or email email@example.com