3338.0 Community Strategies to Address Family Violence

Monday, October 31, 2011: 2:30 PM
Session Objectives: 1. Describe the process of engaging communities often ignored in the prevention of violence. 2. Educate public health and other interested parties on strategies and the value of engaging different constituent groups. 3. Describe how socio-cultural and community factors impact the expression, views and interventions to address violence.

2:50 PM
Building capacity to prevent intimate partner violence
Kimberley Freire, PhD, MPH, Jessica A. Hill, MPH, Pamela Brown, MEd, LPC, Jocelyn Wheaton, MPH and Ronda Zakocs, PhD, MPH
3:10 PM
Relationship violence among young urban Latino adults using a socio-ecological model to understand the role of family and community
Leslie L. Davidson, MD, MSc, Marina Catallozzi, MD, David Bell, MD MPH and Vaughn I. Rickert, PsyD
3:30 PM
Intersection between Intimate Partner Violence and Gang Violence
Melvin Santiago and Jenna Musselman-Palles, LCSW

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Organized by: Family Violence Prevention Forum
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing, Women's Caucus, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Community Health Workers

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)