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7 Dec 2018
Tackling Violence & Abuse...
As part of the #16Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, the AVA team held a FREE day-long seminar on Tackling Violence...
10 Oct 2018
World mental health day
AVA has partnered with Safe Lives for their Spotlight #7: Domestic abuse and mental health which was launched today on...
6 Sep 2018
Capturing The Survivor Voice
Do you work as an IDVA- We want to here from you! We also want to hear from IDVAs about...
VAWG Awareness (CPD Accredited)
This course looks at definitions of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG), myths and statistics, reasons why it is difficult to leave an abusive relationship, indicators of violence and how to provide support to those affected.6 Feb 2019
Trauma Informed Practice: A Course for Frontline Workers (CPD Accredited)
Trauma informed practice is a one day course for frontline workers who want to learn more about how to recognise and sensitively respond to people who have experienced trauma. In addition to exploring what a trauma informed approach looks like, you will have the opportunity to reflect on your practice.11 Feb 2019
Children under ten years old and domestic violence (CPD accredited)
This course looks at basic domestic violence theory and specifically how children under ten years old are affected by domestic violence. It focuses on the behavioural, emotional and cognitive effects on children under ten years old, as well as the links between domestic violence and child abuse and the impact on parenting for both the abusive and the non-abusive parent.26 Feb 2019