Violence During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period (1 CE)
Course Level: Intermediate
Course 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: Sandra L. Martin, Jennet Arcara, and McLean D. Pollock (VAWnet)
About the Authors:
Sandra L. Martin, PhD, Professor and Associate Dean for Research, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings, School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Jennet Arcara, MPP, MPH, PhD Student, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings, School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
McLean D. Pollock, MSW, MPH, LCSW Student & Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings, School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Course Delivery: Online, Self-Paced
This course provides research findings concerning violence against pregnant and postpartum women, discusses some of the strengths and limitations of these studies, and concludes with comments concerning the implications of this work for practice and research.
- Summarize the risk factors for violence during pregnancy
- Summarize the outcomes related to violence against women who are pregnant or postpartum
- Evaluate the research findings regarding the effectiveness of interventions for victims of violence
Course materials can be downloaded or read online. To receive a certificate of completion, you must complete an online multiple-choice post-test with a score of 75% or better and complete an online course evaluation.
|Board Approvals||American Psychological Association (APA), NBCC, Florida Board - Social Work, MFT, Counseling, and Psychology, NYSED - Social Work, MFT and Counseling Only, American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders|
|CE Format||Online, Text-Based|