Goal and Learning Outcomes

The goal of this course is to enhance the ability of nurses in various settings to identify and treat children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly who are victims of domestic violence and abuse.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
  • Identify the role of intimate partner advocacy in helping victims or survivors to understand that physical, sexual, or emotional abuse is not their fault but an issue of power and control.
  • Relate direct and indirect questions that broach the subject of violence and abuse with patients, partners, and family members to screen for abuse.
  • Identify risk factors, signs, and symptoms associated with abuse and neglect across the lifespan.
  • List steps to ensure the safety of abused women who decide to leave an abusive environment.

Accreditation Information


In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP#13791



Relias LLC reports to CEBroker for the following boards (Provider # 50-1489): Arkansas State Board Of Nursing, District Of Columbia Board Of Nursing, Florida Board Of Nursing, Georgia Board Of Nursing, New Mexico Board Of Nursing, South Carolina Board Of Nursing and  West Virginia Board Of Examiners For Registered Professional Nurses


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None of the planners/faculty, unless otherwise noted, for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.