Psychiatry Grand Rounds: Intimate Partner Violence: Healthcare Update 2021

Presented by:
Dr. Theresa Beachy

Executive Director, Peaceful Paths


Faculty Disclosure:

Dr Beachy has disclosed that she has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website:


Release Date: May 10, 2021
Expiration Date:  May 9, 2024

Target Audience: Primary Care Physicians, Specialty Physicians, Clinical Neurologists

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Identify the statistical rates of Intimate Partner Violence and its likely impact on patients, both as victims and perpetrators.
  2. Develop an understanding of the cycle of violence and its effects on victims and perpetrators through the Power and Control Wheel.
  3. Utilize screening tools that can help to identify both victims and perpetrators of IPV and be able to access these tools online and through various professional organizations.
  4. Identify local resources and practice the referral process for both victims and perpetrators.
  5. Develop an understanding of the services available to patients through a variety of referral sources.

Requirements for successful completion: Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.

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 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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