From the mean streets of Birmingham, Alabama, to the halls of academia, and from GED to Ph.D., Johnnetta McSwain, MSW, author, "Rising Above the Scars", sexual and domestic violence expert, adjunct professor, and international empowerment speaker extraordinaire, shares her personal 12 step journey of how an African American woman triumphed and overcame vicious cycles of unimaginable childhood sexual, physical and emotional abuse, violence and self-destruction.
This presentation will walk through how Sagesse uses the values, context and impact of the Measures of Victim Empowerment Related to Safety evaluation tool to support our clients to build greater understanding of the impacts of trauma on their lives and the path through that to greater healthiness.
This workshop will provide an opportunity to learn new skills and build on existing skills in assessing and managing risk for intimate partner violence. The SARA-V3 is an evidence-based decision support tool for assessing and managing risk for intimate partner violence. The SARA has been subjected to scientific evaluation, translated into numerous languages, and used in dozens of countries. The primary aim of the workshop is to ensure that delegates feel confident when assessing clients using the SARAv3 and to develop awareness of how risk management plans can be formulated. A certificate will be provided for evidence of attendance at this workshop, which may contribute to continuing professional development (CPD).
Advanced ($20.00 off)
Base Price - $435.00