Men Who Batter - Parenting Interventions
$4.50 | CEU Hours:1.50 | Intermediate*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
Fathers today are spending more time with their children, taking more responsibility for child care tasks, and sharing in more parenting decision. This CEU course describes developments in the field of parenting programs for men who batter, identifies commonalities across pioneering programs in approach and philosophy, and highlights areas of greater debate within the field. In addition, questions about program length and organization, referral routes, specific program content, and nature of collaboration between agencies are addressed.
Article Author: Katreena Scott, Ph.D. C. Psych.
Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)
CEU Course Objectives
1. Discuss the operational guidelines that should be utilized to monitor and reduce risk to potential victims of men’s abuse.
2. Explain the most common profile of men who have been violent in their families.
3. Elucidate a good predictor of re-assault for men who have abused their partners and for parents who have maltreated their children.
4. Describe batterer fathers based on many years of clinical experience.
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