Integrating Services for Survivors of Domestic Violence Experiencing Homelessness
$6.00 | CEU Hours:2.00 | Intermediate*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CE Course Description
This CE course lays the groundwork to understanding the intersection between domestic violence and homelessness, and offers practical strategies that providers can follow to improve service integration. Also addressed is the gap between the domestic violence and homeless service systems and how this gap can be bridged.
Article Author: Carmela DeCandia Psy.D., Corey Anne Beach, and Rosenie Clervil M.M., CAGS/NEG
Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)
CE Course Objectives
1. Explain the ways that domestic violence contributes significantly to repeated episodes of homelessness.
2. Compare and contrast the levels of service provider integration and discuss the underlying importance for each level.
3. Elucidate the most important goal when moving towards service integration.
4. Identify how assessment questions should be framed to allow survivors to feel safe and comfortable.
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