Domestic Violence


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Presented by
Teresa Drake, J.D., Director
Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Clinic
The Source Program
Visiting Legal Skills Professor
Associate Director Center on Children and Families
Levin College of Law
University of Florida

Target Audience
Primary Care Physicians

$0 for UF Participants
$45.00 non-UF Participants

Program Description
This CME activity consists of an educational component (slides, audio lecture) in an electronic format, followed by an online post-test. Estimated time to complete this activity, including review of materials, is one hour.

Requirements for Successful Completion

  • This CME activity consists of an educational component (audio lecture in an electronic format, which is followed by an online post-test).
  • Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.
  • In order to receive credit, participants must view the presentation in its entirety.
  • The University of Florida College of Medicine will report CME credit to CE Broker when applicable.

Learning Objectives
As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify patients in their practice who are likely to be victims of domestic violence and the number who are likely to be perpetrators of domestic violence.
  • Apply screening procedures or determining whether a patient has any history of being either a victim or a perpetrator of domestic violence.
  • Refer patients to resources in the local community such as domestic violence centers and other advocacy groups, that provide legal aid, shelter, victim counseling, batterer counseling, or child protection services.

Faculty Disclosure
Dr. Drake disclosed that she has no relevant financial relationships.  No one else in a position to control the content of this activity has any financial relationships to disclose.

Continuing Medical Education Credit
Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: January 22, 2016

Expiration Date: January 31, 2019