Webinar: Empowered Families Kansas Project Webinar: Fostering Resilience in Children Exposed to Domestic Violence


AUDIENCE: This webinar is open to any and all child welfare professionals in Kansas including DCF, reintegration, adoption, or family preservation workers; mental health clinicians; social workers; as well as domestic and sexual violence advocates.

Co-Sponsors:

Family Youth Services    Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
10:00 a.m. - Noon CDT

This webinar will provide participants with an overview of how the dynamics of domestic violence can impact families and children. Participants will gain an understanding of the battering tactics of abusive parents and how those impact parenting. There will be a focus on understanding the protective strategies that survivors of domestic violence use to keep their children safe and mitigate the effects of the abuse. Participants will learn how the effects of domestic violence impacts children’s development, as well as, strategies to increase resiliency in children who have been exposed to domestic violence, including what supportive adults can do, strategies for responding to triggers, and what resources are available.


Presenters:

Kristina Scott, Empowered Families Kansas (EFK) Child Welfare Project Coordinator
Bre Kirkhart, EFK Child and Youth Services Coordinator





This publication was made possible by Grant Number 90EV0446 from the Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Family and Youth Services Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Total Training Hours: 2





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