Constance A. Howes, JD introduces the the Women’s Health Council of RI workshop.
Amy S. Gottlieb, MD presents statistics and information about Intimate Partner Violence.
Sarah C. DeCataldo describes the dynamics, of IPV and of power and control wheel.
Deborah DeBare, MMHS introduces Maria, a hypothetical patient. Each presenter hereafter builds on Maria’s story.
Amy S. Gottlieb, MD details the importance of IPV screening and interactions with patients.
Margaret Howard, PhD describes non-judgmental, empathic screening and non-verbal cues to notice.
Amy Goldberg, MD discusses the impact on children who witness or experience IPV.
Sandra M. Shaw, MSN, RN discusses the content and importance of initial assessment for IPV.
Jennifer E. Lang, MSW, LCSW discusses creating a safety plan for victims/survivors of IPV.
Detective Sergeant William Merandi describes law enforcement responsibilities around IPV.
Amy S. Gottlieb, MD details how a systems based approach can improve the health care response to IPV.
Yvonne M. Heredia, MSN, RN, CDOE speaks about the transition from victim of IPV to survivor.