Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a major public health concern that is tied to numerous negative consequences for affected individuals, families, and society. Dr. Hammett provides an overview of IPV, its prevalence, consequences, and risk and protective factors. She outlines evidence-based approaches for working with individuals and couples affected by IPV, highlighting the importance of tailoring treatment approaches to clients’ unique experiences, narratives, and needs.
- Describe risk and protective factors associated with intimate partner violence.
- Identify evidence-based interventions for individuals and couples.
- Discuss cultural considerations in treatment planning.