Intimate Partner Violence- Understanding The Context - Self-Paced Course
This course has been designed for law enforcement and provides an overview of domestic violence. Officers will explore common tactics perpetrators of violence employ to control intimate partners and families; how specific neurobiological structures and physiological processes are involved in traumatic events; learn how trauma affects victims’ behavior and memory encoding and recall; and develop the skills to lead trauma-focused interviews with victims/witnesses which can yield better investigations and outcomes.
This project was supported by Grant No. 2016-TA-AX-K047 and Grant No. 15JOVW-21-GK-02232-MUMU awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this program are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.