Saturday, June 24, 2017

Work with the victims of violence in CSW

Seminar: Work with the victims of violence in centers for social welfare

This seminar is accredited (Decision of the Ministry of Labor, Employment, Veteran and Social Affairs RS no. 153-01-9 / 43 / 14-20 of 12.09.2014, valid until March 2017)

Authors of the program:

Tanja Ignjatović and Ivana Slavković
Contact person: Tanja Ignjatović
Autonomous Women's Centre, Belgrade, Tiršova 5a
011-2687-190
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Program's objectives:

  • Systematization of knowledge about mechanisms of action and the psychological trauma of domestic violence as a prolonged traumatic experience;
  • Gaining knowledge about the basic elements necessary to establish an adequate consultancy relationship with the victims of violence and an understanding of the principles governing the consulting work;
  • Gaining insight into the value system of victims of violence and professionals to act to protect victims of violence;
  • Introduction to techniques for conducting the first interview and techniques of active listening.

Program duration: two working days (12 working hours)

Maximum number of participants: 25

Quality control (external):

  • 21.10.2011. Provincial Institute for Social Protection (no. 153/2011), the mean score of observation 4.78
  • 30.5.2013. Provincial Institute for Social Protection (no. 56/2013), the mean score of observation 4.90

b) Work with perpetrators

Seminar: Work with perpetrators in centers for social welfare

This seminar is accredited (Decision of the Ministry of Labor, Employment, Veteran and Social Affairs RS no. 153-01-9 / 32 / 14-20 of 12.09.2014, valid until March 2017)

Authors of the program:

Jeca Nedeljkov and Marija Banauh-Brusin
Contact person: Tanja Ignjatović
Autonomous Women's Centre, Belgrade, Tiršova 5a
011-2687-190
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Program's objectives:

  • Acquiring skills to recognize violence and establishing contact with the perpetrator, to establish boundaries and rules in the relationship between professional workers and perpetrator for applying standard social intervention in the function of controlling violent behavior;
  • Understanding the relationship between the perpetrator and professional workers in the center for social welfare;
  • Adopting the key principles, rules and techniques in dealing with perpetrators;
  • Adopting the skills for organizing treatment of perpetrator in the center for social welfare;
  • Adopting the rules for the establishment of security / safety of professional workers.

Program duration: two working days (12 working hours)

Maximum number of participants: 25

Quality control (external):

  • 27.10.2010. Provincial Institute for Social Protection (no. 78/2010), the mean score of observation 4.95

c) Initiation of court proceedings

Seminar: Initiation of court proceedings by the centres for social welfare (criminal and civil proceedings)

This seminar is accredited (Decision of the Ministry of Labor, Employment, Veteran and Social Affairs RS no. 153-01-9 / 28 / 14-20 of 12 09. 2014, valid until March 2017)

Author of the program:

Vanja Macanović
Contact person: Tanja Ignjatović
Autonomous Women's Centre, Belgrade, Tiršova 5a
011-2687-190
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Program's objectives:

  • Systematization of knowledge and training skills for writing criminal complaints;
  • Introduction to the changed role of the centres for social welfare in proceedings before the Family Court;
  • Acquiring skills in writing lawsuits and court filings and acting in court;
  • Getting acquainted with the case law and the influence of the work of lawyers in the center for social welfare.

Program duration: one working day (6 working hours)

Maximum number of participants: 15

Quality control (external):

  • 27.6.2011. Provincial Institute for Social Protection (no. 121/2011), the mean score of observation 4.82

d) Professional stress

Seminar: Overcoming the professional stress

This seminar is accredited (Decision of the Ministry of Labor, Employment, Veteran and Social Affairs RS no. 153-01-9 / 47 / 14-20 of 12.09.2014, valid until March 2017)

Author of the program:

Ivana Slavković
Contact person: Tanja Ignjatović
Autonomous Women's Centre, Belgrade, Tiršova 5a
011-2687-190
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Program's objectives:

  • Understanding the concept of stress (types and sources of stress - stressors and their origin);
  • Gaining knowledge about the burnout;
  • Acquiring knowledge and skills on new strategies for overcoming professional stress and the individual and institutional forms of protection from stress and burnout.

Program duration: two working days (12 working hours)

Maximum number of participants: 20

Quality control (external): There was no external quality control