Training Events:

Domestic abuse and teen dating

Domestic abuse and teen dating

  • Date: 05-10-2020
  • Venue: Various

Target Audience

This course is aimed at practitioners who work as part of universal service or provide an early help service across the whole of Lancashire who are specifically working with families or children suffering from domestic abuse in the teenage years. As well as those who work within specialist services which sit under statutory intervention. Please also be aware you must have completed a basic domestic abuse awareness course prior to completing this.

Date          

Time                       

Registration

Venue              

Course Code

05/10/2020

10:00am - 16:00pm

9:45am        

Microsoft Teams

BSB1739        

Aims

The aim of this course is to enhance practitioner's knowledge on peer on peer abuse, how this is a safeguarding issue and how to work with young people to identify what is a positive relationship as well as how to safety plan.

Objectives

By the end of the session the course participants will have been informed how:

  • To examine current research and what we know so far.
  • To look at the characteristics of teen dating abuse and considered this within a developmental, experiential and ecological framework
  • To expand their knowledge of violence in young people’s relationships and the potential impacts
  • To look at the principles of engagement and how to creatively help young people recognise the signs of intimate partner abuse
  • To familiarise themselves with a variety of resources that can be used to raise awareness and help young people make safer more informed choices about themselves and their personal relationships.

Please make a note of the course title, code and date - these are needed for the application form.