Friday, March 5, 2010
8:30am – 10:30am and 4pm – 6pm
Huron Hospital Auditorium
The forum is in response to the Huron Hospital/Cleveland Clinic nurses who were killed in recent years because of domestic violence.
The agenda for the forum is as follows:
Brief Overview of Definitions of Domestic Violence/ Intimate Partner Violence
Helping Ourselves and Helping Others: 2 Cleveland Clinic Employee’s Perspectives
If I Think Someone is Being Harmed, What Do I Do?
Ingredients for a Healthy Relationship
The Program Goal of the presentation is to impart critical knowledge to those present about the impact of domestic violence on the lives of patients, co-workers and family and friends.
Program Objectives include the following:
· Obtain a base of knowledge regarding the scope and prevalence of domestic violence;
· Acquire an understanding of the definition of domestic violence, cycle of violence, power and control and windows of opportunity to intervene;
· Learn effective ways to help one’s self and others regarding the issue of domestic violence;
· Understand the importance of healthy relationships in personal and professional relationships.
If you are interested in attending the forum or have questions, please contact Michele at MSorrell@cchseast.org or 216.761.8278.