Theresa Beachy, PhD
Peaceful Paths Domestic Abuse, Inc.
Primary Care Physicians
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
As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:
1. Recognize the statistical rates of DV and its likely impact on clients, 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 DV 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.
Dr. Beachy has disclosed that she has no financial relationships. Dr. Bussing has disclosed that she has received research support from Pfizer. No one else in a position to control content 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 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.