This course presents critical information for healthcare providers about domestic violence. It is written by award-winning instructors Matt and Susan McMillan. Matt is a former police officer, prosecutor, and judge, and Susan is a licensed mental health counselor and jury trial consultant.
Students will come away with a new-found understanding regarding the myths and realities of domestic violence and how it affects us all.
Domestic violence is so pervasive that there is one simple truth as a mental health counselor that you MUST know: You must have a thorough working knowledge of domestic violence if you intend to be a competent professional. Whether you primarily adults see children, the elderly, singles, or couples, domestic violence affects them all. And even substance abuse professionals must know about domestic violence.
Florida: Required for initial licensure and every third renewal.
Outside Florida: Many other states require this course. Check with your Board.