Fundamentals of Gender-Based Violence for Refugee Service Providers: The What, Why, and How of Safety Planning
This webinar is presented by Switchboard, a one-stop resource hub for refugee service providers in the United States. Visit www.SwitchboardTA.org to learn more.
★ What will this webinar cover?
Following on the previous introductory webinar, this training will focus on the specifics of safety planning. It will emphasize the importance of creating individualized understandings of how to maintain safety when working with refugee and immigrant clients.
★ Is this webinar for me?
This webinar is aimed at front-line and management staff of organizations working with refugee and immigrant populations whose scope of practice includes GBV safety planning with survivors. It will be especially relevant for case management staff, including intensive case management caseworkers and case managers.
★ Why Should I attend?
After attending this 90-minute webinar, you will be able to:
• Define safety planning as it relates to survivors of gender-based violence;
• Describe the different components of safety; and
• Create individualized safety plans with clients.