Family Violence Across the Lifespan
Develop an understanding of the historical evolution and the current theory and research in the area of family violence.
Examine how social service systems, including social work, education, medical professionals, and the criminal justice system are working to reduce the effects of the problem of family violence in our society.
Take individual courses or complete all 6 to earn the certificate.
- Cost of Certificate: $720
- Cost of individual courses: $80 to $160
- Eligible for Social Worker CEUs
Tuesdays 5:30pm to 9:30pm, BC3 Main Campus
- Understanding Family Violence and Cultural Context Within the Family Violence - September 28
- Child Maltreatment – Physical, Sexual, Neglect and Psychological - October 5
- Maltreatment of Females, Males and Minority Groups - October 19
- Intervention and Prevention - Law Enforcement and Community - November 2
- Elder Abuse, Neglect and Intervention - November 9
- Sibling to Sibling Maltreatment, Abuse to Parent by Child - November 16
Pathway to Academic Credit
Successful completion of this certificate and passing of academic final is recognized as academic credit for Family Violence Across the Lifespan (SOCW103) at BC3, with enrollment in field of study requiring this course.