Prepares students to identify, intervene, report and treat intimate partner and spousal abuse, geriatric abuse, family abuse and child maltreatment. Legal, cultural and psychosocial issues will be covered. Students will learn about current issues and recent research in the area of family violence, trauma and child maltreatment. This course will prepare students to apply their knowledge to use in a variety of clinical settings.
Units: 1 , Offered: Spring 2015