Insights On Batterer Behavior: Comprehensive Class About Abusers in Intimate Partner Relationships

A Partnership for Change (APFC)
Invites you to attend the following training
Insights On Batterer Behavior:
Comprehensive Class About Abusers in Intimate Partner Relationships

Tuesday, April 10, 2018: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: PCA-NJ’s Training Facility, 103 Church Street – New Brunswick, NJ
Cost: $110, includes materials, certificate & light refreshments
Credits: Five (5) DVS (Domestic Violence Specialist) credits

Download the flyer here: Insights on Batterer Behavior – April 10,2018

Objectives for Participants:

  • Understand how battering is used to maintain power and control over a victim
  • Gain insight into the societal/media impact on battering behavior
  • Learn standard characteristics of a batterer; shown through actual case studies
  • Develop strategies for understanding someone who batters to better assist victims
  • Review of batterer intervention programs

Space is limited and registration is required.
!! Note: Some coursework, background or experience in IPV is a REQUIRED pre-requisite for this class.
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Presenter: Allison Bressler, MA, Co-Founder/Co-Director of A Partnership for Change (APFC)
Ms. Bressler has counseled, and advocated for, hundreds of adult, teen and child victims of domestic violence in New York and New Jersey. She also serves as an expert witness on domestic abuse cases in Bergen and Union counties. Ms. Bressler’s expertise was recently called upon by Scientific American Mind magazine to contribute an article on intimate partner abuse in affluent communities.

Please Note: Facility is wheelchair accessible and we strongly suggest parking in the lot conveniently located right on Church Street; we discourage street parking. There will be a working lunch; so please bring lunch and APFC will provide soft drinks, coffee and light refreshments.
Speaker has nothing to disclose; there are no conflicts of interest, sponsorship, or financial or commercial support being supplied for this activity.