PCADV Certified Domestic Violence Advocate (40 hour), Lutheran Settlement House, Tuesday, 04. February 2020

Please note, this training takes place on February 4, 5 and 6, and contines on February 11, 12, and 13th. Register once for all dates, attendence is required each of the 6 days. Each day is planned for 9 -- 5 with breaks and time off for lunch. There are limited make-up sessions, please let us know if there is a day or time you cannot make.
Join LSH's Bilingual Domestic Violence Program for a training to equip professionals with the tools needed to work with survivors of intimate partner violence. This training fulfills the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence's advocate training requirements for the State of Pennsylvania.
Training Overview:

Introduction to domestic violence and types of abuse
Working with children, adolescents, men, immigrants, and individuals who identify as LGBTQ
Empowerment counseling & trauma-informed practice
Crisis management & safety planning
Legal system & public benefits
DV in the medical setting
Social change and DV policy
Selfcare for DV advocates

The training space at LSH is in the basement, down a short flight of stairs. If you would like to attend let us know if you how we can support with any accessability needs.
Again, this event is a series that runs on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday two weeks in a row, each day is a distinct agenda, and all is mandatory to receive the certification. Missing a minimal amount is allowed, online make up sessions are available.
**Students please check with your placement agency before registering. If you are taking this for your internship, the agency you are working with may cover the fee, or there may be no fee necessary.**
**If the fee is a barrier for you or your agency please also get in touch to discuss options.**

PCADV Certified Domestic Violence Advocate (40 hour)

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