Understanding Domestic Abuse and Coercive Control

Social Welfare, Training

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It can be hard to know what to do when someone tells you that they are experiencing domestic abuse, but knowing how to respond can make all the difference. This course will help you develop your understanding of what domestic abuse is, what it looks like and how to respond, so you can be a vital source of support for survivors.

What you will learn

  • The definitions and dynamics of domestic abuse
  • How it impacts on survivors and the barriers to reporting and disclosing abuse
  • How to support disclosures of abuse and access to ongoing services