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5-Actions Program™ Community Training: Addressing Domestic and Intimate Partner Violence & Addiction
October 9, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am MDT
In support of October being National Domestic Violence Awareness month, this webinar will focus on understanding and addressing domestic and intimate partner violence (DV/IPV) and addiction. We’ll discuss the signs, symptoms, and definitions of each, and explore with an expert panel how to address DV/IPV safely and effectively.
- How to recognize the signs and symptoms of DV/IPV
- Understand the dynamics of DV/IPV and the role of addiction
- What to do if you believe you are in need of help
- Community resources that can provide you support
About the Presenter
John Fitzgerald is the creator of the 5-Actions Program™. Dr. Fitzgerald has been on Clinical Faculty in the Department of Psychiatry at Oregon Health & Sciences University since 1998, a Licensed Professional Counselor in Oregon since 2001, and a Certified Addiction Specialist since 2006. He holds a doctoral degree in systems science and social psychology from the Systems Science Graduate Program at Portland State University where he has also held an Adjunct Faculty position since 2007. His career has been devoted to understanding addiction and its treatments, and translating that knowledge into the 5-Actions Program.