Domestic Violence Doesn’t Work

Intimate Partner Violence in the Workplace:

Indicators, Prevalence, Dynamics, and Resources

House of Ruth Maryland, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH), Maryland Occupational Safety and Health (MOSH), and Partnership for a Safer Maryland are pleased to be working together to host a training event for employers. Join Lisa Nitsch, MSW, Director of Clinical Services and Education, House of Ruth Maryland for a dynamic, two-hour training session to help your organization effectively respond to intimate partner violence in the workplace.

Friday, December 11, 2015 / 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Maryland Occupational Safety and Health
Easton, Maryland 21601

Space is limited. Click here to register today.

Who Should Attend?
Administrators, business owners, human resources professionals, injury coordinators, managers, policy development specialists, safety personnel, supervisors, and anyone invested in the learning more about intimate partner violence in the workplace and how to help victims and abusers access services

Session Objectives

  1. Using statistics, liability concerns, legal trends and a better understanding of EAP programs, participants will be able to articulate why employers should be concerned with intimate partner violence in the workplace.
  2. Participants will be able to define intimate partner violence and list the various forms it takes in the community and in the workplace.
  3. Participants will be able to correct common myths about the dynamics of intimate partner violence and apply these corrections to the workplace.
  4. Participants will be able to demonstrate ways to proactively respond to IPV in the workplace.
  5. Participants will be able to list IPV resources in the community and state why it is important to connect IPV victims and abusers to services.

Advanced registration is required no later than Friday, December 4, 2015

Where?
Maryland Occupational Safety and Health
301 Bay Street Suite 307
Easton, Maryland 21601
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