Understanding the Dynamics of Coercive Control - PDC87397
If you are looking for an online micro-credential that’s built on contemporary practice knowledge and research on coercive control, look no further. The safety of the survivor/victim is the focus of this course, and you will improve your screening questioning skills to better reflect the lived experience of victims of intimate partner violence. You will also build on your existing practice and knowledge by developing a deeper understanding of the perpetrator’s patterns of violence and how to consider the unique risk posed by perpetrators who use this form of violence. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.
This online micro-credential, built on contemporary practice knowledge and research, provides you with the latest information about coercive control. Completing this micro-credential will increase the likelihood that your risk assessment and screening questions will better reflect the lived experience of victims of intimate partner violence. By developing a deeper understanding of the perpetrator's patterns of violence you will build on your existing practice and knowledge about how to assess risk with the perpetrators who use this form of violence while maintaining an unrelenting focus on the safety of the victim/survivor.
This online micro-credential provides a non-creditable micro-credential and digital badge which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
Standard Micro-credential StructureDuration:
- Describe the facets of coercive control
- Identify a framework which outlines the conceptual understandings of coercive control
- Describe strategies for working with individuals who use coercive control.
There are no specific entry requirements, though a foundational understanding of power and control in intimate partner violence is beneficial.
Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the micro-credential, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.