september, 2020

21sep10:00 am12:30 pmWebinar – Introduction to Domestic Abuse


Event Details

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understanding of the Scottish Government’s definition of domestic abuse, including through theory & research
  • Knowledge of Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Act 2018, and what it means for practitioners and people experiencing  DA
  • Confidence working in a relational, trauma informed manner to ensure people experiencing DA get the proper support

Facilitator: Jodie McVicar is Scottish Women’s Aid’s National Training Co-ordinator, having previously worked in Women’s Aid refuges and having served as a Board Member providing governance to Women’s Aid groups.  Jodie designs and delivers bespoke domestic abuse training nationally, both digitally and in person.  She has a great interest in equalities, having campaigned, consulted on and supported implementation of various equalities legislation over the last 15 years, with eradicating domestic abuse and the impact it has on women and children a passion she has highlighted throughout this time. Jodie also has an extensive training background, based on up-skilling service providers and supporting improved practice based on survivor led research.

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(Monday) 10:00 am - 12:30 pm


Digital Event