Estimates suggest intimate partner homicide affects between 2,000 and 3,000 US children a year. This one day free training will present the impact of domestic violence on children, indicators for homicide, understanding the experiences and needs of children and adult survivors of intimate partner homicide, systemic realities and practical considerations for professionals supporting traumatically bereaved children. A trauma-informed community collaborative approach to meeting the needs of children who lose a parent to intimate partner homicide and their caregivers will be explored.
The intended audience includes domestic violence advocates, mental health professionals and community partners. The event is of free of charge. Event location: Hampton Inn & Suites Tallahassee Capitol-University
824 Railroad Avenue, Tallahassee, FL 32310,
Rate for sleeping room on 7/23/18 is $129.00