Intimate Partner Violence Series Session 2: Staff Advocates for Intimate Partner Violence (IPV)

Pittsburgh PA, PA US
May 23, 2024

This course provides education on supporting survivors of abuse through the establishing of healing centered systems.

Target Audience

  1. RNs / SW / Health Coaches / Paramedics / EMTs 

Learning Objectives

1.         Describe the effects of IPV and how best workplaces can support survivors

2.           Discuss "healing centered systems" or how to create systems-level change to support IPV survivors

3.           Apply strategies to your own workplace to support survivor thriving

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 ASWB
Course opens: 
05/09/2024
Course expires: 
06/09/2024
Event starts: 
05/23/2024 - 5:00am EDT
Event ends: 
05/23/2024 - 6:00am EDT

9 – 9:10 AM

Creating safe and supportive spaces for all staff, including those impacted by IPV

Miller

9:10-  9:30 AM

What is healing centered engagement?  How can we create healing centered systems that support IPV survivors?

Ragavan

9:30 – 9:45 AM

Discussion:  Applying strategies to your workplace to support survivor thriving

Miller/Ragavan

9:45 – 10 AM

Planning action steps and building a community of practice

Miller/Ragavan

UPMC Health Plan
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh PA, PA 15219
United States

Maya Ragavan, MD, MPH, MS is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Public Health, and Clinical and Translational Science

Liz Miller, MD, PhD is Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics, Public Health, and Clinical and Translational Science and holds the Edmund R. McCluskey Chair in Pediatric Medical Education at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Nursing (CNE)

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hour(s).

This activity is eligible for endorsed credit for UPMC Health Plan EMTs and Paramedics.  Complete ETHOS course work, obtain the attendance certificate, and submit to EMS governing body for X CE credit(s).

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, University of Pittsburgh is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. University of Pittsburgh maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 1.0 continuing education credit(s).

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

There will be No CCM Credit for this event

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 ASWB
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