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Coercive Control and Domestic Abuse

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(available to professionals who have attended the WDVF's 'Domestic Violence: Risk assessment, MARAC, safety planning and support' training session only.)

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

Whitmore Hill

Wolverhampton

WV1 1SF

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The Wolverhampton Domestic Violence Forum’s Domestic Violence: Risk assessment, MARAC, safety planning and support 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.

Please do not sign up to this course unless you have already attended 'Domestic Violence: Risk assessment, MARAC, safety planning and support'.

  • Understand ‘what is coercive control’ and how the concept was developed.
  • Explore the myths and stereotypes regarding Domestic Violence/Abuse
  • 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 this training session is only available to professionals working in Wolverhampton.

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(available to professionals who have attended the WDVF's 'Domestic Violence: Risk assessment, MARAC, safety planning and support' training session only.)

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

Whitmore Hill

Wolverhampton

WV1 1SF

United Kingdom

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