Understanding Violence as a Public Health Issue

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May 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Workshop Goals:  By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:
– Define the public health approach to violence prevention
– Describe and identify examples of the root causes of exposure to violence
– Explain the impact of different types of violence on the community
– Identify different methods for self-care for themselves and community members to lessen the effects of exposure to violence and trauma

This workshop provides 14 hours of CEU credit for Traditional Health Workers in Oregon (i.e. Community Health Workers, Peer Support/Wellness Specialists, etc.).

Click here to apply.  Applications are are due by March 30th.  Attendance will be confirmed by April 16th.  Space is limited.

For more information, contact Elizabeth Rees Morgan the Community Capacitation Center at elizabeth.rees@multco.us.


May 14, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Event Type
Event Type
Regional Victim Assistance Training
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Multnomah County Health Department’s Community Capacitation Center

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Portland, Oregon

Portland, OR

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