Professional Counseling Workshop: Recognizing Intimate Partner Violence Apr. 22

Feb. 22, 2016

Professional Counseling Workshop: Recognizing Violence Apr. 22

Assistant professor Hasmik Chakaryan,  Department of Professional Counseling, will present the workshop, Effectively Recognizing and Addressing Intimate Partner Violence in Clinical Practice, Friday, April 22, from 1-4 p.m. CST. The workshop will be presented live at the home campus, and broadcast via WebEx to Webster’s South Carolina campus locations in Charleston, Columbia, Greeneville and Myrtle Beach.

Chakaryan specializes in detecting and treating trauma, abuse, and victimization. This workshop is suited for counselors, social workers, psychologists, and other helping professionals who would like to advance their understanding in detecting and treating IPV, and those who supervise counselor trainees regarding this issue.

As a result of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Effectively detect signs and symptoms of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) among their clients
  • Create a safe environment for clients who show or share signs of IPV
  • Assist other helping professionals to detect IPV and make appropriate referrals
  • Supervise counselor trainees in the recognition of IPV and recommending best practices in the treatment of clients experiencing IPV

This event is free and open to the public.

Continuing Education Credit

Participants who would like continuing education credits can pay $20 in advance, or $30 on site, for three NBCC clock hours. Register here in advance for continuing education credit.

Webster University Workshop Locations

Webster Groves
545 Garden Ave.
East Academic Building, room 137
Webster Groves, MO 63119

Charleston Metro
4105 Faber Pl Dr #100
North Charleston, SC 29405

Columbia Metro
100 Gateway Corporate Blvd.
Columbia, SC 29203

Greenville Metro
124 Verdae Blvd #400
Greeneville, SC 29607

Myrtle Beach
4589 Oleander Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

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