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Respect runs a programme of events for frontline workers, service managers, commissioners, funders, policy workers and researchers. Our events are practical and accessible, underpinning our three core strands of work: perpetrators of domestic violence, male victims of domestic violence and young people’s violence in close relationship; and support our ethos of high quality and safe service provision.

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Cross-Cultural Working with Perpetrators of Domestic Abuse

21 March @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

£120 – £156

 

Training course overview

This course will encourage participants to actively reflect on culture, increase understanding on how to engage with effective cross-cultural work with perpetrators of domestic abuse and interrogate cultural biases and barriers that feed into practice.

What will I learn?

Participants will learn how to understand, work with and across different cultures in the diverse ways that culture influences practice.

The course aims to increase awareness and help participants to:

  • Understand the concerns and difficulties related to working cross-culturally in domestic violence intervention work
  • Explore the relationship between culture and other factors influencing clients’ use and justifications for domestic violence
  • Understand how increased cultural awareness can prevent unintentional victim blaming
  • Use practices to motivate clients to choose to change dangerous and abusive behaviours while supporting their right to maintain a sense of cultural identity
  • Develop appropriate and holistic responses which respect service users‘ right to a cultural identity

Who is this course suitable for?

This course is aimed at:

  • Practitioners working with domestic violence perpetrators
  • Practitioners working with victims/survivors
  • Frontline workers who want to understand the impact culture has on those affected by domestic violence and abuse
  • Frontline Workers with a basic understanding of the dynamics of domestic violence and abuse

Course length

One day

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Organiser

Abigail Jones
Phone:
02039700527
Email:
abigail.jones@respect.uk.net

Venue

Amnesty International Human Rights Action Center
25 New Inn Yard
London, EC2A 3EA United Kingdom
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