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Forensic Approaches to Mental Health and Domestic Violence

Forensic Approaches to Mental Health and Domestic Violence

Course Number: BMSC X465.52

1 units

Explore the roles of forensic science in mental health and how associated risk factors for domestic violence impact health care, law enforcement, and judicial systems. Basic tenets of mental health assessment and intervention with victims and perpetrators are examined. Also discussed are victimology theory, social and cultural values, and research findings that serve as a basis for establishing appropriate preventive and interventional programs within communities.

Available Sections

Starting Jul 16

191CHF003

Starting Jul 16
191CHF003

Course Fees

$325 Early Bird Discount ends on Jul 6
$375 after Jul 6

Instructor

Jay Ortiz [ bio ]

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Jay Ortiz, M.S., Licensed Clinician, Baycare Health Systems, Winter Haven Hospital, Florida, is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), and works with all age groups in the areas of mental health and substance abuse. Mr. Ortiz also has experience facilitating educational workshops, with crisis intervention strategies, and working with diverse populations and cultures.  

Schedule:

Begins:
Jul 16 - Aug 13, 2019

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

Approved for California Board of Registered Nurses CE hours.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"The Psychology of Criminal and Antisocial Behavior: Victim and Offender Perspectives"
Wayne Petherick and Grant Sinnamon
ISBN: 9780128092873

Prerequisites

Applicable Certificates

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 191CHF003

Dates: Jul 16 - Aug 13, 2019

Instructor: Jay Ortiz

Textbook: Mandatory
"The Psychology of Criminal and Antisocial Behavior: Victim and Offender Perspectives"
Wayne Petherick and Grant Sinnamon
ISBN: 9780128092873

Location: Online Course

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