Workshop Length: 2-3 hours
This workshop introduces the basics of intimate partner violence (DV 101) then focuses on the linkage between intimate partner violence and substance abuse.
The impact of substance abuse on the dynamics of intimate partner violence
Dealing with the repercussions of a partner’s addiction in the context of an abusive relationship
Safety planning around addiction issues
Resources and approaches for recovery and intimate partner violence support for survivors
This workshop can be geared toward all audiences, though it can be particularly relevant for patients or staff at substance abuse treatment facilities.