Training meets all requirements from the State of California, Office of Emergency Services
Who should attend?
. Medical Personnel
. Social Workers
. Law enforcement personnel
. Student Counselors
Why should you attend?
. Educate local teens about healthy relationships & early warning signs of abuse.
. Directly impact the lives of domestic violence victims as a client advocate.
. Support agency efforts to raise community awareness of public events & campaigns.
Shepherd’s Door has cancelled all face to face trainings
until further notice.
40-Hour Domestic Violence Counseling and Advocacy Training
Now Online! Register Below!
History of Domestic Violence
Civil and Criminal law as it relates to domestic violence
Domestic violence victim-counselor privilege, the confidentiality of victim records and information
Societal attitudes toward domestic violence
Peer counseling techniques
Housing, public assistance
Teen dating violence
Please note, after completion of this training course, you will be considered a “domestic violence counselor” if you are employed or volunteer by a domestic violence victim service organization, whether financially compensated or not, for the purpose of rendering advice or assistance to victims of domestic violence, according to California Evidence Code Section §1037. 1 (a) (1)
It is a requirement that you be under the supervision of a domestic violence program for a year.
Mail check to Shepherd’s Door P.O. Box 40441, Pasadena, CA 91104. Or you can pay online at www.shepherddoor.org.Click the donate button and proceed with payment. Please add an extra $6.49 for service charge. We offer a discount price to churches, schools, college faculty, and organizations with a minimum of 8 or more individuals.
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Shepherd’s Door 40-Hour Domestic Violence Counseling and Advocate Training