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OIM: Advocacy with Peer Counseling Techniques

This webinar focuses on peer counseling techniques. The movement to end intimate partner violence has a rich history of peer-to-peer support and empowerment-based services, which can be improved upon with the help of social science research. Recent research has highlighted best practices for micro and macro advocacy with survivors of domestic violence. In this presentation, research supported techniques and approaches to peer counseling with be discussed. Survivor-centered interpersonal skills will be emphasized, with strategies for implementation. Self-care planning for addressing occupational stresses when providing peer counseling will be explored.

Meets HHSC Rule Requirement ยง379.404. cont. (c) Direct service employees and their supervisors must also receive training on the following: (3) Peer counseling techniques;

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Leila Wood
Visiting Lecturer - Indiana University
Leila Wood is a domestic violence researcher and social work educator. Her primary social work practice experience is in domestic violence advocacy, where she worked and volunteered for over 10 years.
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