Family Violence (COUN 728)

COUN 728

This course explores the nature and scope of violating behavior in the home and in faith communities. The course is designed to meet the California Board of Behavioral Sciences seven hour MFT requirement of child abuse assessment training as well as the board's requirement of 15 hours of domestic violence education. It emphasizes identification and assessment of the spectrum of abusive behaviors, mandated reporting responsibilities and procedures for clinicians and clergy, safety planning and prevention. The impact of abuse on the devloping child, the family unit and the community is addressed.

Code Units Letter Grades Pass/Fail Option Frequency Prerequisites
COUN 728 1 - 3 Yes Yes Occasionally