Awareness and Support
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Sheri Coburn, MSW, RSW
Sheri is a Registered Social Worker who holds a Master of Social Work degree and a Bachelor’s degree in Criminology. She has a diverse professional background with experience as a correctional officer, addictions counsellor, and developer and coordinator of a domestic violence outreach program. Sheri is a contributing author of our Counselling Insights and Counselling in Relationships books. In addition to her work with CTRI, Sheri is also a counsellor in a private practice setting. She currently provides individual and family counselling in the areas of mental health, addiction, recovering after relationship breakdown, and trauma. Sheri believes humor, self-acceptance, and social connection is the best framework for successful healing and meaningful learning. Sheri works to reflect this in her facilitation style and is a knowledgeable, passionate, and engaging presenter. Read blogs written by Sheri here.
Family violence occurs in every community and culture, and it has profound effects on every person involved. This webinar introduces the diverse forms of violence within family relationships, including psychological, emotional, physical, and sexual abuse. Viewers will be invited into a better understanding of the impact of violence on individuals, relationships, and communities. Intervention strategies for working with those who perpetrate violence as well as those who are abused will be considered. Participants will also be introduced to strategies that promote safety with children, adults, and in relationships.
Learning ObjectivesUpon completion of this webinar participants should be able to:
- Name the diversity of participant dynamics often present in family violence
- Define stages of safety in relationship violence
- Describe steps toward fostering change in violent patterns