Navigating COVID-19 with Novel Intervention Strategies to Reach Women Impacted by Violence

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Navigating COVID-19 with Novel Intervention Strategies to Reach Women Impacted by Violence

June 8, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Virtual

From the School of Social Work:

About this Event

LIVE WEBINAR w/ Limited Capacity- Please note that this event is open to the public and being recorded for educational and professional development purposes.  

FREE ADMISSION W/ OPTIONAL DONATION TO CSSW STUDENT EMERGENCY FUND

  • Donations will go to CSSW students facing immediate crises including food insecurity, housing insecurity, or other unexpected COVID-19 related expenses.
  • To donate please CLICK HERE

1.5 CE for NYS-, NJ-, and CT- licensed social workers. Other states, please confirm with your licensing board as many other states accept our social work CE. SEE DETAILS BELOW

***Tickets are available until 10:30am on 6/8/2020 OR when capacity is reached***

Webinar Description

This session will provide a brief overview of how social and economic consequences of COVID-19 are increasing risks for partner violence and how COVID-19 is creating challenges and opportunities for domestic violence services to pivot to reach, engage and intervene with women at elevated risk for partner violence. During this session, participants will learn basic core components of WINGS, an evidence-based SBIRT brief intervention tool. This session will also cover how digital technology and novel intervention strategies may be employed to intervene with women who are sheltering in place.

Presenter(s):

Dr. Lousia Gilbert, Associate Professor (Bio)

Laura M. Fernandez, LMSW, Clinical Director at Sanctuary for Families (Bio)

Moderator: Anindita Dasgupta, PhD (Bio)

Read the full details and register here.

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