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Domestic Violence Identifying Abuse: for Florida 2 CEs

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Domestic Violence and Identifying Abuse | Florida
Credit hours/CE: 2

MaryLou Austin, RDH, MS, Health Science Editor
Jil Abbott RDH, Health Science Editor

Learning Objectives

  • Understand risk factors for domestic and intimate partner violence (IPV).
  • List the signs and symptoms of domestic violence, including dental evidence.
  • Discuss appropriate documentation in cases of suspected domestic violence.
  • Be familiar with resources for referral and reporting.

Course Description:
Dental professionals need tools to help them identify signs and symptoms of domestic violence.Domestic violence is a major public health problem in the United States. It is classified as a crime in all fifty states. Domestic violence refers to physical, verbal, psychological, sexual or economic abuse used to exert power or control over someone or to prevent someone from free choice.  This course reviews signs and symptoms of domestic violence and assessment tools used to identify victims encountered in dental practice. And has a comprehensive review of Florida statistics and resources for denal clinicians. accepts no commercial support for any of our courses. All sources/editors/authors for all MDC courses have signed conflict of interest declarations on file at