Teens and Dating/Interpersonal Violence (2 CE)
Course Developed By: Alden Hori, PhD
Dr. Hori earned a PhD in psychology from the University of California at Riverside. He was an Associate-In Professor and Research Assistant at the University of California at Riverside, where he supervised the completion of over 50 research projects in psychology. He is credited with three publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Content By: Family Violence Prevention Fund and National Council on Crime and Delinquency Focus, Antoinette Davis, Senior Program Specialist/National Council on Crime and Delinquency
Course Delivery: Online, Self-Paced
Course Description: This course reviews the scope of the problem of teen dating and interpersonal violence, and the impact it has on substance use, high-risk sexual behavior, and depression. This course also provides tips for recognizing teen dating abuse and developing a safety plan.
- Evaluate the research on the prevalence of dating and interpersonal violence among teenagers
- Evaluation the consequences of dating and interpersonal violence on other behaviors such as substance use, high-risk sexual behavior, and depression
- Gain knowledge on how to identify the warning signs of teen dating abuse
- Gain knowledge on the key elements of a teen safety plan
This self paced course consists of:
- Course Exam: Multiple choice online exam
- Course Certificate: Printable online certificate immediately available after successful completion
*This course is also part of Certified Child Abuse Response Specialist (CCARS) certification program. Click here for more info!
Course materials can be downloaded or read online. To receive a certificate of completion, you must complete a multiple-choice post-test with a score of 75% or better and complete a course evaluation.