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GCFV Annual Conference Fully Virtual- Will Not Take Place in Jekyll Island
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The Georgia Commission on Family Violence presents a free law enforcement training: 2021 Family Violence Law Updates & Emerging Issues
Thursday, October 28th, 2021
Batterers Are Not Born They Are Socialized (Virtual Training)
Batterers are not born, they are socialized into a culture of male dominance and patriarchy against women. This training will focus on the socialization of men by examining the social norms, culture and traditional images of manhood that has created an environment that supports, tolerates and often encourages men's violence against women. During the workshop providers will gain insight into the construct of sexism and develop skills to challenge privileges and entitlements given to men.
1) Examine the intergenerational transmission of family violence.
2) Discuss the dark side of masculinity.
3) Explore the impact of socialization on males and family violence connection.
4) Describe traditional male beliefs and family violence.
5) Integrating sexual abuse into your domestic violence program.
6 Describe some strategies for integrating male socialization into family violence intervention facilitation.
Registration fee: $70.00
Date: November 3, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Approved for 6 GCFV- Approved Hours ( Hours will count towards the 40 hours of GCFV-Approved training for FVIP Facilitators-in-Training ,and the 24 hours required for Certified FVIP Facilitators for recertification)
To register call 404-523-6074 or 404-906-4720
From 2010 through 2019, at least 1,380 Georgians lost their lives due to domestic violence. Thousands more are victims of non-fatal domestic violence every year.