TRAINING UPDATE CONCERNING COVID-19
Due to the spread of COVID-19 and the associated health risks for bringing large groups of people together either in a training or in modes of travel, the Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs is investing in new technology to live stream our training to those who have registered. Hopefully this will be a temporary measure but for now we believe it’s all of our responsibility to be global citizens and stop the spread of this dangerous virus.
If you have registered for a training and wish to be trained in person, you will be given the option of choosing a seat in any of our upcoming trainings in Duluth or elsewhere in the coming year. Obviously, we cannot predict the future and will provide updates as the situation unfolds.
The training scheduled for September 22-24 will be live streamed for everyone who has registered unless the choice is made to delay and come to another training later this year.
This will continue until the virus has been contained.
For those who choose to take part in the live-stream training, we will send you logistical information as soon as it becomes available. Thank you for your patience.
The curriculum Creating a Process of Change for Men Who Batter was developed using the Duluth Model method of organizing a coordinated community response to domestic violence. The men’s program is just one intervention that works in concert with all other interventions in the community and within the criminal justice system
The training is perfect for anyone who is:
- Starting a batterer intervention program
- New to men’s non-violence group facilitation
- Looking to sharpen their facilitation skills and deepen their insight.
We strongly encourage anyone who is using early versions of the curriculum or parts or adaptations of more-recent versions to join us. Learning about the curriculum in this context should both deepen your understanding of the curriculum and how best to use it in a social change framework.
All training leaders are experienced Creating a Process of Change for Men Who Batter group facilitators. The topics they cover will include:
- Theories that guide Creating a Process of Change for Men Who Batter
- Facilitating structured, interactive classes
- Establishing and maintaining dialogue while avoiding collusion
- Using control logs, equality logs, exercises including role-plays and video vignettes
- Helping men identify and change beliefs that support violence
- Learning how a Creating a Process of Change for Men Who Batter program fits within a Duluth Model interagency coordinated community response
Materials include articles and other information resources, sample forms, and curriculum supplements. DAIP strongly encourages registered participants to read the following materials prior to the training. Doing so will prepare you for a deeper discussion of our work and how you might adapt it in your own community.
Certificates of Completion are provided. Participants who complete this training are eligible to buy the 2011 edition of Creating a Process of Change for Men Who Batter. Click here to read more about the curriculum. Following the training, participants will be given a code which will allow for the purchase the curriculum at a reduced rate of $495. This code and reduced rate can be used for 3 months after training completion.
Certificates of Completion will reflect the number of hours of the training which individuals can use to apply for CEU’s in their state. Click here to learn more about the number of training hours in each DAIP training.
By participating in and/or completing any courses, trainings or conferences offered by Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs (DAIP), a participant has completed the requirements so the participant may work with our curriculum as a “facilitator.” Participants may be certified to facilitate groups by their states upon completing the DAIP training and purchasing the curriculum. DAIP does not offer “Trainer Certification” courses in/on the Duluth Model or other curriculums. Completion of, or participation in a DAIP training program or conference does not qualify the participant as a trainer or as otherwise certified with respect to any training capacity.
Any and all training and/or conference materials related to the Duluth Model and provided during training, conferences, or as provided online at www.theduluthmodel.org may only be used by participants to facilitate groups locally in accordance with the local classes or groups they provide. All DAIP materials are the sole property of DAIP and these may not be copied, reproduced or otherwise used to train others on our curriculum, our model or work or in connection with any offer of certification on the curriculum, implied or otherwise. Using the materials in this manner is not only a violation of DAIP copyright rights, but may also be a violation of your individual state/local agency rules for certification.
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Conducted by national and experienced trainers of the Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs.
Please DO NOT make any travel arrangements until you receive a confirmation message from DAIP via email. You will receive an online notification of your payment but your confirmation message will be sent in one to three days after your payment has been received.
Registration begins at 8:30 AM on September 22nd. Training days typically last from 9:00 AM until 4:30 PM. We provide coffee, tea, and snacks. Content builds on itself from session to session, so please arrange accommodations and travel to ensure full participation. Participants who do not complete all sessions may not receive certificates of completion. Dress is casual.
Refunds (minus a $75 service charge) will be granted for cancellations at least two weeks before the event.
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