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Code: BH/18/0179 Working with Men affected by Domestic Violence and Abuse, Sexual Violence and Harmful Practices

This course has been designed to give an overview of supporting male victims of domestic violence and abuse, sexual violence, and harmful practices. The course focuses on the additional barriers faced by men, including the percieved challenges to masculinity. This session will also focus on men's experiences of harmful practices and the reasons this may take place in a patriarchal setting. Information will be provided on definitions, background theories, prevalence, risk factors, case studies and behaviour patterns.

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1 01 June 2018 10:00 - 16:00 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G91 Map

Code: BH/18/0194 Working with Romany, Gypsy and Traveller Communities affected by Domestic Violence and Abuse

This workshop has been designed to raise awareness of the prevalence of domestic abuse within the Romany, Gypsy and Traveller communities. The session will contain an overview of risk; including heightened risks for members of these communities, as well as additional barriers that community members may face when engaging with mainstream services, and ultimately the impact this may have on escalation of risk.

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1 08 June 2018 10:00 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G91 Map

Code: BH/18/0180 Sexual Violence and Abuse: Responding to (first) disclosure (EVENT FULL)

This workshop will build an overview of how to initially respond to a disclosure of rape and sexual assault, explore the additional legal requirements and highlight local support in relation to adults.  The session will include responding to disclosure, risk assessment if abuse is current and roles of local services such as the Independent Sexual Violence Advisors (ISVAs) as well as the Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC). The session will also include information on historical rape and sexual abuse.

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1 11 June 2018 13:00 - 16:00 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G91 Map

Code: BH/18/1124 Domestic Violence and Abuse: Safety Planning

This one day workshop will explore how Domestic Violence and Abuse (DVA) can affect people's lives and the role of professionals in intervening safely. Attendees will consider how to respond to disclosure of domestic abuse with empathy and how to assess someone's immediate safety, build an initial safety plan, refer to and liaise with specialist services.  

This course is primarily for frontline workers looking to increase their knowledge of DVA and who have a role in building support plans with a client who may have experienced domestic abuse. Typically this level of training is for nurses, accident and emergency doctors, adult social care staff, ambulance staff, children's centre staff, children and family social care staff, GPs, mental health professionals, midwives, health visitors, paediatricians, health and social care professionals in education (including school nurses), prison staff and alcohol and drug misuse workers. In some cases, it will also be relevant for youth workers.

This course is delivered by RISE.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 June 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G106 Map

Code: BH/18/0181 Domestic Violence and Abuse: Initial response, risk identification and the MARAC process (EVENT FULL)

This half day workshop will give an overview of why we risk assess victims of domestic violence and abuse (DVA), the history, purpose and use of the Domestic Abuse Stalking Harassment and Honour Based Violence (DASH) risk identification checklist (RIC). This will include reviewing how professionals can respond to a disclosure, including the referral of high risk cases to a Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conference (MARAC) process.

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1 15 June 2018 13:00 - 16:00 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G91 Map

Code: BH/18/0182 Introduction to Harmful Practices: Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), Forced Marriage and so-called 'Honour' Based Violence

This workshop will explore the definitions and practices associated with female genital mutilation (FGM), forced marriage and so-called 'honour' based violence, and will place them within the wider context of Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG).This session will focus on the communities in which these pratices commonly take place, and the procedures if a disclosure or the risk of a harmful practice is presented.

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1 06 July 2018 10:00 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G91 Map

Code: BH/18/0183 Domestic Violence and Abuse: Civil Remedies

This course has been designed to give an overview of the civil remedies available to victims of domestic violence and abuse. The course focuses on remedies available for those who do not wish to follow a criminal justice route. The session will focus predominantly on Non-Molestation Orders, Occupation Orders, Prohibited Steps Orders and Domestic Violence Prevention Orders.

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1 09 July 2018 13:00 - 16:00 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G91 Map

Code: BH/18/1207 Restorative Justice Facilitator

Brighton & Hove is committed to meeting the needs of those harmed by crime and conflict, by ensuring safe, secure and effective restorative practices are embedded throughout the city. This is the pledge made by the city's Community Safety Partnership in 2015.

This training covers the full range of skills outlined in the core 2013 National Occupational Standards for Restorative Practice.

This course was accredited by the Restorative Justice Council in March 2018 to enable learners to facilitate restorative conferences/meetings at the standard required by the Criminal Justice System.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 July 2018 09:15 - 17:00 Brighton and Hove Foyer (venue) Map
2 19 July 2018 09:15 - 17:00 Brighton and Hove Foyer (venue) Map
3 20 July 2018 09:15 - 17:00 Brighton and Hove Foyer (venue) Map

Code: BH/18/0685 Supporting Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse - Basic Awareness

This half day session will develop your knowledge and understanding of the impact of childhood sexual abuse on adult survivors and appropriate ways to encourage safe disclosure.  The session will include support pathways as well as understanding the impact of childhood sexual abuse on healthy relationships.

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1 20 July 2018 09:30 - 13:00 Brighton Town Hall, Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/18/0184 Sexual Violence and Abuse: Responding to (first) disclosure

This workshop will build an overview of how to initially respond to a disclosure of rape and sexual assault, explore the additional legal requirements and highlight local support in relation to adults.  The session will include responding to disclosure, risk assessment if abuse is current and roles of local services such as the Independent Sexual Violence Advisors (ISVAs) as well as the Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC). The session will also include information on historical rape and sexual abuse.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 September 2018 13:00 - 16:00 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G91 Map