40 HR DV Counselor Training - LA

By Casa de la Familia (other events)

Friday, February 28 2020 8:00 AM 5:00 PM

Casa de la Familia will offer a 40 Hour Domestic Violence Counselor Training at the Wilshire Community Police Station in Los Angeles located at 4861 W. Venice Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90019

FEBRUARY 28, 29 and MARCH 1, 6, 7 of 2020

SCHEDULE: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


  • History of domestic violence

  • Dynamics of domestic violence

  • Cultural aspects of domestic violence

  • Effect on children

  • Senior abuse

  • Domestic violence towards people with disabilities

  • Interpersonal violence in the LGBTQ+ community

  • Profile of the aggressor

  • Trauma and mental health

  • Psychological therapies / support groups

  • Medical implications

  • Crisis intervention

  • Domestic violence and immigration

  • Civil and criminal laws related to domestic violence

  • Confidentiality

  • Attitudes of society and revictimization

  • Public assistance and other community and financial resources

After completing the 40-hour training, each participants will receive a certificate of completion.

This training course meets the requirements under California Code 1037.1 as a domestic violence counselor.

Domestic violence can have severe effects on the victim and his family. The victim of violence can develop emotional problems, usually anxiety or depression, trouble sleeping or nightmares, and even feelings of guilt, frustration, and anger. Casa de la Familia is dedicated to helping these victims, as well as their families. Our team works closely with the community and other mental health professionals to ensure that victims of domestic violence have access to available services.

Please note: Lunch is not included in registration fees.


Mailing Address

1650 E. 4th St., Ste 101 Santa Ana, CA 92701