Webinar: Preventing Intimate Partner Violence: Exploring the CDC’s IPV Technical Package

Preventing Intimate Partner Violence: Exploring the CDC’s Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Technical Package

Friday, October 27, 2017 | 10:00 am – 11:30 pm PST, 1:00-2:30 EST

Description:
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has developed a suite of technical packages covering child abuse & neglect, intimate partner violence (IPV), sexual violence, youth violence, and suicidal behavior. The packages are designed to help states and communities take advantage of the best available evidence to prevent violence. This webinar will provide an overview of the strategies featured in the IPV Technical Package and highlight examples of how the technical packages are being utilized in the field.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Technical Package Initiative.
  2. Articulate specific features of the Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Technical Package.
  3. Provide examples of how the technical packages are being received and utilized by two state domestic violence coalitions.
  4. Inspire discussion about how health and public health-focused organizations and entities can incorporate the IPV Technical Package as well as other CDC technical packages into their work.

Featured Speakers:
Linda L. Dahlberg, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor to the Director, Division of Violence Prevention, CDC
Deena Fulton, MPH 
Prevention Coordinator at the North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Megan C. Kearns, Ph.D.
Behavioral Scientist, Research and Evaluation Branch, Division of Violence Prevention, CDC
Phyllis Holditch Niolon, Ph.D.
Behavioral Scientist, Research and Evaluation Branch, Division of Violence Prevention, CDC
Colleen Yeakle, MSW
Coordinator of Prevention Initiatives, Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

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