Contemporary Issues in Domestic Violence

Spring 2021
WGST/Social Work
4400
Credit Hours
3
Danica Wolf
Monday
6-8:50pm
Core/Cross-listed
Core Course
Course Description

Same as SOC_WK 4400

This course covers the history of the battered women's movement, violence theories, policy issues, prevention and intervention practice models for working with battered women, their children, and abusers. Contemporary issues such as teen dating violence, universal screening, healthcare issues, workplace violence and coordinated community approaches will be examined.