Contemporary Issues in Domestic Violence

Fall 2024
WGST/Social Work
Credit Hours
Cross-listed Course
Course Description

Same as Soc_Wk 7400. This course is cross-leveled with 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.