Domestic Violence Program
This Cognitive Behavioral therapy curriculum is tailored for individuals who were or currently in an abusive relationship. The course addresses issue of intimate partner violence by addressing underlying trauma suffered by either the abuser or abused/victim. It provides the participant with the tools necessary to break the cycle of domestic violence. The participant will learn to identify the dynamics of power and control, parameters of abuse, effects of domestic violence on children and adolescents, development of safety plans, legal court orders, causes of the abuse, etc. It will provide the participant additional support and referrals for individualized therapeutic treatment, including substance abuse treatment. This course is recognized by New York State Court System and the NYC Administration for Children Services. Vertex LLC offers a completion certificate that is recognized by all state agencies and criminal justice entities.