By the end of this course, learners will be able to: define Intimate Partner Violence and the different forms of intimate partner violence; identify the four basic risk factors, based on the social-ecological model, for increased likelihood of intimate partner violence; identify some of the early warning signs of intimate partner violence in initial clinical presentation; describe tools and strategies for screening patients for possible intimate partner violence; recognize the responsibilities and ethical considerations for mandated reporters related to assessment, documentation, and reporting of suspected intimate partner violence; identify some of the barriers to addressing intimate partner violence; and recognize other consequences associated with intimate partner violence.
Course is approved for 4.5 CE/Contact Hours for the following professions:
- Nurses (RN, LVN, LPN) (all states)
- Certified Case Managers (CCM)
- Certified Rehabilitation Specialists (CRC)
- Social Workers (NASW)
Must pass final quiz with 80% or more; may retake as often as needed. Course will be updated or discontinued on or before July 31, 2027.