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Domestic Violence: Assessment, Detection and Intervention Strategies ( 15 CE UNIT HOURS )

Time limit: 180 days

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Course Description


DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: ASSESSMENT, DETECTION AND INTERVENTION STRATEGIES focuses on partner or spousal abuse assessment and detection. Topics covered include intervention strategies, community resources, knowledge about cultural factors and same-gender abuse dynamics.

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be better able to recognize and understand various types of spousal/partner abuse, implement intervention strategies and utilize current assessment skills.


There are no required texts for this course.

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APA-approved CE is accepted by the California BOP and BBS.

This course:

  • Is work at your own pace with no start or end dates. Anyone can register at any time.
  • Awards continuing education hours upon successful completion

Course Instructor

Linda Barnard, PhD

Linda Barnard, PhD

Dr. Barnard is a licensed Marriage Family Therapist in private practice in Sacramento since 1981. Dr. Barnard has also served as a trainer and consultant to various domestic violence programs in northern California since 1982 and frequently appears in court as an expert witness in domestic violence. She is a Board Certified Expert in Domestic Violence as well as a Board Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress through the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress.

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Open Enrollment



Course Type:

Asynchronous Web Lectures     15 CE Unit Hours