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 15th||History of Domestic Violence|
Overview of Domestic Violence
Confidentiality & Privilege
|Saturday, March 16th||Cultural Responsiveness|
Family Violence in Later Life
|Friday, March 22nd||Clinical Issues & Crisis Counseling|
|Saturday, March 23rd||Personal Empowerment Program and Groups|
Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence*
Those Who Harm*
|Friday, March 29th||Court System and Legal Advocacy||7 hours|
|Saturday, March 30th||Effect of Domestic Violence on Children|
Teen Dating Violence
*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.