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Dawn Farm Education Series

The Intersection of Domestic Violence and Substance Abuse  (5645)

10/15/2013 7:30 PM - 10/15/2013 9:00 PM

“The Intersection of Domestic Violence and Substance Abuse” will be presented by Barbara Niess May, MPA, MSW; Executive Director, SafeHouse Center; and David J.H. Garvin, LMSW; Founder, Alternatives to Domestic Aggression, and Chief Operating Officer,
Catholic Social Services of Washtenaw County. Domestic violence offender and survivor alcohol and other drug use/abuse will be central to this discussion. The audience will be provided with a primmer regarding batterer tactics, strategies, and core beliefs
which hold the batterer accountable for his abusive behaviors while maintaining and promoting survivor safety. The program will help participants to recognize the critical importance of understanding domestic violence and alcohol/other drug use/abuse in order
to safely and effectively intervene and/or interrupt the batterer's abusive behaviors and support the survivor. This program is part of the Dawn Farm Education Series. The Dawn Farm Education Series is a FREE, annual workshop series developed to provide accurate,
helpful, hopeful, practical, current information about chemical dependency, recovery, family and related issues.


Location: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Education Center Auditorium

5305 Elliott Drive
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
United States


Sponsoring Organizations: Dawn Farm


Type of Event: Education




Targeted participants for this year's event: 100



Primary Contact:
Dawn Farm
6633 Stony Creek Road

Ypsilanti, MI  48197

United States Territories
734-485-8725









 

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