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Coercive Control and Domestic Abuse - SEE DESCRIPTION BEFORE SIGNING UP

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Wolverhampton City Archives, Meeting Room 2/Rococo Room (the old Molineux Hotel building)

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****Only those who have already attended THE WOLVERHAMPTON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FORUM'S 'Domestic Violence: Risk Assessment, MARAC, Safety Planning and Support session' WITHIN THE LAST 6 MONTHS are permitted to attend the training.****


It is compulsory that the above session delivered by the WDVF is attended prior to the coercive control session - alternative domestic violence training does not qualify. Candidates that sign up to this Coercive Control session without attending the forum's domestic violence session beforehand will not be permitted to stay for the session and will be asked to leave.


ONLY AVAILABLE TO PROFESSIONALS BASED IN WOLVERHAMPTON.

Please do not sign up if you do not fully meet the above criteria, as you will be unable to stay for the session and will be asked to leave.


The Wolverhampton Domestic Violence Forum’s Coercive Control and Domestic Abuse training session is a 3 hour session designed to increase professionals' awareness of the prevalence of coercive control and the central role it plays in cases of domestic violence/abuse.

  • Understand ‘what is coercive control’ and how the concept was developed.
  • Explore the myths and stereotypes regarding Domestic Violence/Abuse, focusing on victim blaming.
  • Understand the difficulties that victims/survivors face due to coercive control/DA.
  • Understand coercive control/DA within a context of power and control.
  • Understand the law, criminal justice system and policing practice in relation to coercive control.
  • Understand how to access support services for victims/survivors.
  • Explore how you as a professional should respond to victims of coercive control/DA.

Due to limited spaces please contact rosanne.astill@wolverhampton.gov.uk if you are no longer able to make a sesion you have booked onto, so that the space can be made available for someone else.

Please note: Sessions 12 Sept, 21 Sept, Oct 24, Dec 19, Jan 10 and Feb 15 are being held in Meeting Room 2, and Nov 7 and Jan 10 sessions are being held in the Rococo room.

Please note this training session is only available to professionals working in Wolverhampton.

****Only those who have already attended 'Domestic Violence: Risk assessment, MARAC, safety planning and support' are permitted to attend the training.****

Please do not sign up if you do not fully meet the above criteria, as you will be unable to stay for the session and will be asked to leave.


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