Project Connect: Overview of Domestic Violence - Definitions and Dynamics



This module is an overview of domestic violence and includes definitions and the dynamics of domestic violence. It is recommended for family support professionals who have not had previous training on domestic violence or those who would benefit from a refresher course of introductory content on domestic violence.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the prevalence of domestic violence
  2. List two examples of power and control in an abusive relationship
  3. Discuss two reasons why a woman may stay in an abusive relationship after violence has occurred