Human Options 40-Hour Domestic Violence Advocate Training

Date: March 15, 2019 to March 30, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Venue: Center for Children & Families
Address: 1901 Newport Blvd. Suite 240 Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Domestic Violence Advocate

Looking to work with victims of domestic violence or just expand your knowledge? Sign up for Human Options’ 40-hour state mandated workshop!

Offered biannually in the Spring and Fall, this domestic violence series is ideal for those seeking employment or volunteer experience with a domestic violence organization in California.

March 15 – 30, 2019
Fridays and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Classes will include a break for lunch.
Center for Children & Families
1901 Newport Blvd. Suite 240
Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Registration is now closed.

No refunds for non-attendance but class may be taken at a later date. Payment for class confirms registration. 

Parking is available in front of the complex or in the parking structure. More details to follow.

Find our flyer with all of the workshop information here.

This training will cover the following topics below through lectures, activities, client testimony, as well as speakers from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds:

Domestic Violence Advocate Training - Spring 2019  
Friday, March 15thHistory of Domestic Violence
Overview of Domestic Violence
Confidentiality & Privilege
3 hours
3 hours
1.5 hours
Saturday, March 16thCultural Responsiveness
Family Violence in Later Life
4 hours
3 hours
Friday, March 22ndClinical Issues & Crisis Counseling
Hotline Training
Case Management
4 hours
1.5 hours
1.5 hours
Saturday, March 23rdPersonal Empowerment Program and Groups
Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence*
Those Who Harm*
2 hours
2 hours
3 hours
Friday, March 29thCourt System and Legal Advocacy7 hours
Saturday, March 30thEffect of Domestic Violence on Children
Teen Dating Violence
3.5 hour
3.5 hour

*Note: This topic is tentative and may be revised based upon availability of speakers. 

Upon completion you will receive a certification as mandated California Evidence Code Section 1037.1. 

For more information, please contact our Community Education department at 949-737-5242, ext. 321.