AchieveCE Domestic Violence for Physicians and PAs

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Key Features

-Desktop, Mobile, and Tablet friendly. -Self-Paced Learning -No Time Limits or Expiration -Includes an evaluation and assessment -Downloadable Certificate -Credits are reported to CE Broker automatically within 24 hours

Topics Covered

Introduction What Is Domestic Violence? Domestic Violence Myths and Misconceptions Historical Perspective on Domestic Violence Categories of Domestic Violence Understanding the Prevalence of Domestic Violence Factors Contributing to Domestic Violence Understanding the Phases of Domestic Violence Overview of Groups at Risk of Domestic Violence Characteristics of Domestic Violence Victims and Perpetrators Recognizing Signs of Domestic Violence Guidelines for Screening for Domestic Violence and Abuse Assessing the Needs of Domestic Violence Victims The Importance of Cultural Sensitivity When Assessing for Domestic Violence Interventions and Reporting Requirements for Domestic Violence and Abuse Documentation and Follow-up Conclusion

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Define domestic violence 2. Describe the various categories of domestic violence 3. Identify underlying motivating factors that contribute to domestic violence 4. Describe the prevalence of domestic violence in the United States 5. Describe the phases of the domestic abuse cycle•Identify groups at high risk for domestic violence 6. Describe common characteristics of both domestic violence victims and perpetrators 7. Identify common warning signs of domestic violence 8. Describe best practices in screening for domestic violence and assessing the needs of domestic violence victims 9. Identify the role of the health care professional in reporting domestic violence and assisting victims

Target Audience

Physician Physician Assistant Podiatrist

Additional credit info

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Continuing Education Company, Inc. and AchieveCE. Continuing Education Company, Inc. is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Continuing Education Company, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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