Contemporary Issues in Domestic Violence

Fall 2020
Spring 2020
WGST/Social Work
4400
Core/Cross-listed
Cross-listed Course
Course Description

Elective Course: no General Education Credit

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.