Health care clinicians providing medical forensic exams are often unaware of the complex legal and ethical issues surrounding exam payment. 10+ years post-VAWA, barriers still exist for victims who were guaranteed free exams, including being billed for exams and being pursued by debt collection agencies. This webinar explores these topics.
This webinar will focus on common questions received from SARTs across the country. Although many SARTs experience similar issues, each situation and community requires unique strategies. This webinar will explore the questions, offer strategies that have worked for other teams, and hear some new things that have worked in your communities!
Now Available: OVW Fiscal Year 2020 Training and Services to End Violence Against Women with Disabilities Grant Program Solicitation
Apply by: January 16, 2020 Funds are now available to establish and strengthen multidisciplinary collaborative relationships; increase organizational capacity to provide accessible, safe, and effective services to individuals with disabilities and Deaf individuals who are victims of violence and abuse; identify needs within the grantee’s organization and/or service area; and develop a plan to address…
Webinar: Working at the Intersections of DV, Substance Abuse, and Mental Health: Research, Resources, and Recommendations
This webinar is designed for State Mental Health and State Substance Use Disorder Treatment Directors and staff; State Family Violence Prevention and Services Administrators and staff; State, Territory and Tribal Domestic and Sexual Violence Coalitions; and for organizations and practitioners working in the domestic and sexual violence, mental health, and substance use disorder treatment and recovery fields.
The website currently includes a list of 35 EAFRTs or domestic violence fatality review teams that review some elder deaths in 13 states. Twenty-four of the 35 teams contributed data and documents in response to team leader/coordinator and team member questionnaires.
Confidentiality & Official Demands for Information: Subpoenas, Warrants, Court Orders, Auditors & Monitors
This webinar may be of special interest to domestic violence support organizations. The webinar will answer frequently asked questions about managing requests from attorneys, law enforcement, social service agencies, court systems, and funders.
This webinar will provide psycho-educational information to assist victims and survivors in understanding their reactions and how to best cope with them. It will also help providers to understand how powerful this information is in decreasing anxiety and fear of the development of mental illness. September 18, 2019.
During this session, on August 21, 2019, practical information will be provided to direct service providers and other programs open to the public about service and support animals.