Florida: Domestic Violence/Intimate Partner Violence


The purpose of this activity is to:

  1. Provide learners with the information they need to help identify and intervene effectively in situations of domestic violence/intimate partner violence; and
  2. Fulfill the mandatory training requirement for re-licensure in Florida.

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Define intimate partner violence/domestic violence, particularly in the state of Florida.
  • Discuss the statistics related to intimate partner violence/domestic violence.
  • Describe the consequences of violence.
  • Identify risk factors related to being a victim of violence and for being a perpetrator of violence.
  • Describe how to initiate the topic of intimate partner violence/domestic violence with your patients.
  • Discuss interventions identified in the Best Practice Guidelines described in this course.
  • Identify resources in Florida related to intimate partner violence/domestic violence.

Author and planners of this educational activity attest to no conflicts of interest in the development of this course. They report no relevant financial relationships, and there is no off-label use of products in this course. No commercial support or sponsorship was accepted in the development of this course. Accreditation does not imply endorsement of products by Access Continuing Education, Inc. or the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

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Approved By: Access Continuing Education, Inc. has been approved by the Florida Board of Nursing, Provider number: 50-7628.

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CE Credits:

3.0 Hours; credit available until 01/31/2019

Access Continuing Education, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

The Florida Boards/Councils above have approved this course for 3.0 hours of continuing education credit.

Cost: $30.00 *NOTE: If your association, employer, or organization is paying for this course, and you log in utilizing the correct procedure provided by your association/employer/organization, you will not be charged upon completion of the test. Be sure to check with your association/employer/organization for the correct login procedure.
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Author: Silvia Y. Beaupre, MS, RN, CS, NP, PMHNP-BC
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Upon successful completion of this course your Certificate of Completion is immediately available for you to print AND we electronically transfer your completion information to CE Broker. There is no need for you to mail your certificate; we do it for you electronically! Files are electronically transferred to CE Broker every Monday at 4:00 pm.

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