Adolescent Dating Violence - SW269

Adolescent Dating Violence

by Charlotte Russell, MS
SW269
(4.4 / 847 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Social Work (1.00 CE ClockHr)

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Summary:

Dating as a concept has an outdated meaning for today’s young people. Few report dating as it was experienced in previous years; rather, many teens talk about “hooking up, going out, talking, or fooling around.” Dating violence, however, does occur within the social interactions of adolescents and young adults, with about 10% of all adolescents reporting some form of physical violence in their dating relationship. Boys and girls are just as likely to hit a dating partner as they are to be hit by a dating partner. This educational activity will provide an update on the topic and describe tools for identification and prevention of adolescent dating violence.

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education module is to update the ability of nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and social workers to recognize and treat adolescent victims of dating violence. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify signs and symptoms that may indicate an adolescent has experienced dating violence
  • Discuss risk factors for becoming a victim or perpetrator of violence within a dating relationship
  • Describe areas of focus for healthcare and prevention of dating violence

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, paramedics and EMTs, occupational therapists, physical therapists and social workers.
 
Social workers: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at cedirect.continuingeducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
OnCourse Learning, provider # 1203, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. OnCourse Learning maintains responsibility for the program. Approval Period: February 15, 2017 to February 15, 2020. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers participating in this course will receive 1.0 general social work continuing education clock hours.
 
This course is approved by the Association of Social Work Boards - ASWB NJ CE Course Approval Program Provider #132 Course #1634 from 07/30/2018 to 07/30/2020. Social workers will receive the following type and number of credit(s): General Social Work Practice 1
 
OnCourse Learning is also accredited by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling (provider # FBN 50-1489).
 
OnCourse Learning, SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0401. This approval is for a three-year term beginning August 1, 2016 and ending July 31, 2019.
 
 
Course delivery format: Online Self-Study, Non-interactive
Instructional Method: Narrative with Clinical Vignette
 
 
Audience
 
Social Workers
 
Social Work Practice Levels: Intermediate
 
Author Information
 
Shannon R. Myatt, MSN, RN, CNP, a pediatric nurse practitioner, provides primary care to the adolescent population in an ambulatory outpatient clinic. She has experience responding to traumas and emergencies involving adolescents, including dating violence, in hospital units and emergency departments.
 
 
Course Completion Requirements and Awarding Certificate
 
After reading the presentation, complete the course test online. With a score of 75% or better and completing the evaluation, you may immediately print your CE certificate of completion or save a pdf of it for your records. You may also request a copy to be sent to you by mail. If your score is less than the passing score of 75%, you may retake the test. In the event of loss, there is no charge for a replacement copy of a CE certificate.
 
 
Jurisdictional Requirements
 
Continuing education licensing requirements vary by jurisdiction, are not well defined, and may change. We recommend you contact your licensing board or accrediting organization for the latest continuing education requirements of your state or territory. To review state specific/jurisdictional continuing education requirements, click here.
 
 
Accommodations for Disabilities
 
Every effort will be made to accommodate your special needs. To request accommodation; please contact the CE office at (800) 866-0919.
 
 
Grievance Procedure
 
OnCourse Learning is committed to conducting all activities in strict conformance with accreditation agencies and boards. OnCourse Learning will comply with all responsibilities to be nondiscriminatory in activities, program content, and in treatment of participants. The monitoring and assessment of compliance with these standards will be the responsibility of members of the Provider Unit Planning Committee and continuing education division.
 
While OnCourse Learning attempts to assure fair treatment of all participants, we recognize grievances that may require intervention. Grievances are handled in the following manner:
 
When a participant, either orally or in written format, files a grievance, a member of the Provider Unit Planning Committee will evaluate the nature of the complaint. If it is meritorious, a member of the Provider Unit Planning Committee will instruct the staff to implement any necessary changes in the course. The complainant will receive a response from a member of the Provider Unit Planning Committee or designated staff within 5 working days.
 
If the results of the grievance process are unsatisfactory, New Jersey social workers have the option to contact the approving entity, with an option to appeal to their licensing board.
 
You may file a complaint by telephone or email.
Telephone #: 800.866.0919

Course Originally Released on: 12/17/2012
Date of Most Recent Review: 1/16/2019
Course Termination/Update Date: 1/16/2022

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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Julie F - Westerville, OH  ·  Apr 23, 2019
the information was insightful about teen dating behaviors and violence
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Pamela T - Tallahassee, FL  ·  Apr 22, 2019
Excellent information on Adolescent Dating Violence
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Daphney S - Apopka, FL  ·  Apr 22, 2019
Very Informative & beneficial for the healthcare professional.
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Belinda T - Lubbock, TX  ·  Apr 21, 2019
Very informative and useful.
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Danielle D - Pataskala, OH  ·  Apr 17, 2019
Very informative course - helpful for all healthcare professionals and mental health professionals.
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Price: $10.00
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