National Association of Social Workers

2019 NASW Virtual Forum | October 16-17, 2019

Breakout Session: The Impact of Domestic Violence on Children and Families

October 17, 2019 1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. EDT

Ijeoma Ogbannaya, PhD, MSW
Assistant Professor
Arizona State University School of Social Work
Tempe, AZ

Domestic violence, defined as battering or abusive acts between adults in the context of an intimate relationship, includes physical violence, emotional (psychological) abuse, sexual violence, and controlling behavior and exists along a range of severity. Millions of people in the United States experience domestic violence each year. The presentation will focus on how domestic violence poses both physical and emotional risks for children and their families, including its impact on parenting. The presentation concludes with a discussion on evidence-based interventions for victims of domestic violence and their children.

The Impact of Domestic Violence on Children and Families Livestream
10/17/2019 at 1:45 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
10/17/2019 at 1:45 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
Evaluation
6 Questions
Continuing Education Certificate
1.00 Domestic Violence credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 Domestic Violence credit  |  Certificate available