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Trainings throughout the state that will offer ICDVP ceu's. Check back if calendar is empty. To add your training information to this calendar, please email the following information to ilcdvp@ilcdvp.org. Training Name, Date/Time/Location, Brief Discription of Training and CEU Credits, Cost, and Contact information. Contact information should include Name, address, email address, phone number and website of individual to contact for registration for training events. Or visit our TRAINING CALENDAR SUBMISSION FORM page.

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View the The Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ICADV) Training Events Site. Training provided by ICADV is approved by ICDVP.

 

Training Name

Date(s)/Time/ Location

Overview/Provided CEU's

Cost

Contact for Registration

2017  
63.5 Hour combined DV and SA Training

DATES:
March 27- April 5, 2017
June 5-14, 2017 August 14-23, 2017
November 6-16, 2017
August 29- October 26, 2017***

TIME:
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
***6-9PM Tuesday and Thursday

LOCATION:
Center for Prevention of Abuse
720 Joan Ct.
Peoria, IL 61614

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:

40 HR DV: History and Politics of DV, Dynamics of DV, Direct Service Issues, Special Populations, Effects of DV on Children, Suicide, Safety Planning, Legal Issues, Cultural Competency, Referrals, Self Care. Combined also includes: SA Medical and Legal Advocacy; Effect of SA on children; Types of SA, Crisis Advocacy when working with SA clients.
CEU’S:


COST:
$250 for DV only; $300 for DV and SA


NAME:
Carol Hennon
Center for Prevention of Abuse
EMAIL:
chennon@centerforpreventionofabuse.org
PHONE: 309-691-0551 ext. 191  or 309-698-2874

WEBSITE:
www.centerforpreventionofabuse.org

Partners in the Journey & Faith Based Domestic Violence


DATE(S):
April 7-8, June 23-24, Oct. 20-21, 2017
TIME:
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
LOCATION:
FOCUS Ministries Office
57 E. Park Avenue,
Villa Park, IL 60181

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
FOCUS Ministries offers a certificate program for support group leaders in our Parnters in the Journey Seminars. The training includes an extensive training manual that covers all the aspects of starting a support group, the dynamics of support groups, domestic violence training, how to help a victim, and information on how to provide spiritual direction for victims of abuse. Day 1&2 includes but not limited to Starting the Journey, Barriers in the Journey, Companions on the Journey and What's dysfunctional about relationships.
Course Description:
1). What is DV,
2). Types of Abuse,
3). Cycle of Abuse,
4). Profile of an Abuser,
5). Inside the Mind of an Abuser,
6). Why Does She Stay,
7). Impact of DV,
8). Effects on Children and Teen Abuse, 9). Dos and Don'ts of Counseling,
10). Signs He's Changed and
11). Helper verses Rescuer.
CEU’S: 14 CEUs

COST:
$160 plus $35 for 14 CEUs


NAME:
Paula Silva, President of FOCUS Ministries, Inc.
FOCUS Ministries, Inc.
EMAIL:
contactus@focusministries1.org
EvelynC@focusministries1.org
PHONE: 630-617-0088

WEBSITE:
www.focusministries1.org

Faith Based Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
April 8, June 24, Oct. 21, 2017
TIME:
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
LOCATION:
FOCUS Ministries Office
57 E. Park Avenue,
Villa Park, IL 60181

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
FOCUS faith based DV training is designed for those interested in working with domestic violence victims/survivors within the Christian community. Participants can expect to learn the dynamics of domestic abuse, and best practices in co-faciliation of groups and/or a role of an advocate. "God delights in restoration of shattered souls." Healing comes by fully understanding the nature and ramifications of abuse.
Course Description: 1). What is DV,
2). Types of Abuse,
3). Cycle of Abuse,
4). Profile of an Abuser,
5). Inside the Mind of an Abuser,
6). Why Does She Stay,
7). Impact of DV,
8). Effects on Children and
Teen Abuse,
9). Dos and Don'ts of Counseling,
10). Signs He's Changed and
11). Helper versesRescuer.
CEU’S: 7 CEUs

COST:
$50 plus $25 for 7 CEUs


NAME:
Paula Silva, President of FOCUS Ministries, Inc.
FOCUS Ministries, Inc.
EMAIL:
contactus@focusministries1.org
EvelynC@focusministries1.org
PHONE: 630-617-0088

WEBSITE:
www.focusministries1.org

20 Hour Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
Trainings are year round and participants can complete at their own pace. Participants need to do 5 Tuesdays from 6-9pm and the last Saturday of a training round from 8:30am-12:30pm in person. They can do in person training before, during, or after the 20-hour online portion is completed on the Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ICADV) website in order to get 40 Hour Domestic Violence Training Certificate.  Please contact for more information/if you have any questions.
LOCATION:
Crisis Center for South Suburbia & Online
Please call for Address
Tinley Park, IL 

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This training is 20 hours online and 20 hours in person. It provides participants with an overview of the complex social dynamics of domestic violence and intervention principles for working with victims and their children. Topics include: foundations & history of domestic violence, ethics, cycle of violence, religion & cultural competency, counseling & basic crisis intervention skills, children’s issues, overview of abusers, teen dating violence, legal issues & topics, advocacy, self-care, working w/ unique populations, and much more! Forty-hour certification is required to provide direct services in Illinois to victims of domestic violence. Participants who take part in the full forty hours of both online and in person instruction on all of the required topics will receive a certificate of completion. Crisis Center for South Suburbia is an approved training site of the Illinois Certified Domestic Violence Professionals Board (ICDVP).
CEU’S:

COST:
$100 per person (CCSS fee for in person training)
*(50% Refund after 6-month volunteer commitment)
*Separate fee for online portion that participants pay on ICADV’s website


NAME:
Melisa Devlin, Volunteer and Training Coordinator, BS, ICDVP
Crisis Center for South Suburbia
EMAIL:
mdevlin@crisisctr.org
PHONE: 708-429-7255

WEBSITE:
http://crisisctr.org/
www.ilcadv.org/training/upcoming_trainings.html

40 Hour Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
Trainings are year round and participants can complete at their own pace. It is every Tuesday from 6-9pm and Saturday 8:30am-12:30pm starting on Saturday, June 10th, 2017 from 8:30am-12:30pm. (6-week training but if you miss a day you can always make up for it in the next round to obtain certificate). Please contact for more information/if you have any questions.
LOCATION:
Crisis Center for South Suburbia
Please call for Address
Tinley Park, IL 

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This training educates and provides participants with an overview of the complex social dynamics of domestic violence and intervention principles for working with victims and their children. Topics include: foundations & history of domestic violence, ethics, cycle of violence, religion & cultural competency, counseling & basic crisis intervention skills, children’s issues, overview of abusers, teen dating violence, legal issues & topics, advocacy, self-care, working w/ unique populations, and much more! Forty-hour certification is required to provide direct services in Illinois to victims of domestic violence. Participants who take part in the full forty hours of instruction and in all of the required topics will receive a certificate of completion. Crisis Center for South Suburbia is an approved training site of the Illinois Certified Domestic Violence Professionals Board (ICDVP).
CEU’S:

COST:
$200 per person
*(50% Refund after 6-month volunteer commitment)


NAME:
Melisa Devlin, Volunteer and Training Coordinator, BS, ICDVP
Crisis Center for South Suburbia
EMAIL:
mdevlin@crisisctr.org
PHONE: 708-429-7255

WEBSITE:
http://crisisctr.org/

40-Hour Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
Offered in January and July each year
TIME:
Noon-5:00 PM
Monday- Friday
LOCATION:
Mid Central Community Action Inc.

1301 West Washington Street
Bloomington, IL

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This course provides participants with an overview of the complex social dynamics of domestic violence and intervention principles for working with domestic violence victims and their children. Includes all ICDVP required topics for the 40-hour training. Mid Central Community Action-CDV-Neville House is an approved training site of the Illinois Certified Domestic Violence Professionals Board (ICDVP).

CEU’S:


COST:
$150


NAME:
Senna Adjabeng
Mid Central Community Action Inc.
EMAIL:
sennaa@mccainc.org
PHONE: 309-834-9249

WEBSITE:
http://www.mccainc.org/clarion_rocket/programs/countering-domestic-violence/cdv-40-hour-training/

 

Counseling Children of DV: In-Shelter, Non-Shelter, and Post-Shelter; When the abuser is Mom, and When the abuser is Dad.


DATE(S):
July 21, 2017
TIME:
9:00 AM - Noon
LOCATION:
Community Crisis Center
Elgin IL

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Counseling children who are currently living in homes with domestic violence; understanding the differences between Mom as abuser, and Dad as abuser; Safety planning with children.
CEU’S: 3

COST:
$35


NAME:
Kim Schellin-Rog
Community Crisis Center
EMAIL:
kschellinrog@crisiscenter.org
PHONE:
847-742-4088

WEBSITE:
www.crisiscenter.org

Domestic Violence and Religion as a Roadblock or a Resource


DATE(S):
Wednesday,
July 26, 2017
TIME:
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
LOCATION:
Fulton-Mason Crisis Service (FMCS)
1330 E. Ash Street
Canton, IL

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This presentation will include information about the roadblocks that traditional religion puts on victims of domestic violence and the ways that religion can be a resource with a particular focus on safety for women and children, accountability for abusers.
Speaker: Reverend Glen Nestlerode
CEU’S:1.50

COST:
None


NAME:
Phyllis Todd
Fulton-Mason Crisis Service (FMCS)
EMAIL:
p_todd99@yahoo.com
PHONE:
309-647-7487 (Business Line)


Women in Domestic Violence & The Impact on the Church


DATE(S):
July 29, 2017
TIME:
9:00AM-12:00 PM
LOCATION:
FOCUS Ministries Office

57 East Park Blvd.
Villa Park, IL  60181

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
FOCUS Ministries offers half day faith based DV Workshops/Courses.  The workshops/courses are designed to provide an in-depth understanding on various topics associated with domestic violence, abusive relationships, and faith.  This education aids individuals to make informed decisions and appropriate responses  plus equips people helpers, church leadership, and counselors.
• Commom Characteristics of DV Victims
• Behavioral, Visual, and Psychological Signs of Domestic Violence
• Personality Types of Gaslinghers
• Personality Traits of Gashlightees
• Parallel Phases of Gaslighters & Gaslightees
• The Gaslighting Effect
• Impact of DV on the Church

CEU’S:(3 each ) for Counselor, Social Workers, ICDVP and PAID


COST:
$25 plus 3 CEUs $10


NAME:
Paula Silva, President of FOCUS Ministries, Inc.
FOCUS Ministries, Inc.
EMAIL:
contactus@focusministries1.org
EvelynC@focusministries1.org
PHONE: 630-617-0088

WEBSITE:
www.focusministries1.org

 

Partner Abuse Intervention Program — 20-Hour Facilitator Training


DATE(S):
August 2-4, 2017
TIME:
9:00AM-5:00 PM
LOCATION:
Sarah’s Inn
309 Harrison Street
Oak Park, IL

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
The PAIP Facilitator Training provides individuals with the essential skills and tools necessary to facilitate partner abuse intervention groups, reviews the Illinois Partner Abuse Protocol, and teaches best practices for group co-facilitation.

Learning Objectives:
• Comprehend the key objectives of the Illinois Department of Human Services Protocol
• Demonstrate an understanding of essential PAIP curriculum components
• Exhibit an understanding of an effective group process with appropriate co-facilitation skills
• Understand and gain the tools to engage with difficult participants
• Be familiar with PAIP Program Requirements and Reporting

Target Audience for PAIP Facilitator Training: Professionals who work with, or intend to work with, perpetrators of domestic violence.

CEU’S: 20 clock hours of ICDVP or CPAIP CEUs will be provided

COST:
$125


NAME:
Colleen Sutkus
Sarah's Inn
EMAIL:
csutkus@sarahsinn.org
PHONE: 708-386-3305 x1026

WEBSITE:
www.sarahsinn.org

Innovative Approaches to Promoting Accountability in PAIP


DATE(S):
August 8, 2017
TIME:
10:00AM-4:00 PM
LOCATION:
Illinois State University Alumni Center
1101 N. Main Street
Normal, IL
Free Parking


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Promoting Empathy, the delicate balance between accountability/collusion and guilt and shame – Diane Zosky;  Moral Reconation Therapy from Correctional Counseling, Inc. : Moving Beyond Resistance with Strenght Based PAIP – Andy Young

CEU’S: 5

COST:
$15 includes lunch and CEUs


NAME:
ISU School of Social Work
ISU, New Prairie Counseling, Center for Prevention of Abuse.
EMAIL:
socialwork@ilstu.edu
PHONE: 309-438-8187

WEBSITE: Register online https://survey.lilt.ilstu.edu/TakeSurvey.aspx?SurveyID=96KKn79KO

Or http://socialwork.illinoisstate.edu/ and click on the Continuing Education button


Domestic Violence 40-hour Training


DATE(S):
August 15, 2017;
August 17, 2017;
August 18, 2017;
August 21, 2017;
August 22, 2017;
August 23, 2017
TIME:
9:00AM-5:00 PM
LOCATION:
Wintrust Bank’s Community Room in West Rogers Park, Chicago
7555 N. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Covers all approved ICDVP training topics for working with domestic violence survivors and their children.

CEU’S: n/a

COST:
$255 per person


NAME:
Susan Pieters
Between Friends
EMAIL:
spieters@betweenfriendschicago.org
PHONE: 772-274-5232 x 137

WEBSITE:
www.betweenfriendschicago.org

 

Online Registration: Click Here

40 Hour Training – A Safe Place
September (20 hours in person 20 hours online

DATES & TIME:
Tues Sept 5  
5:00-8:30PM
Thurs Sep 7
5:00-9:00PM
Sat Sep 9
9:00-5:30PM
Tues Sept 12  
5:00-10:00PM

LOCATION:
September Training: TBD

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:

The purpose of the Illinois Certified Domestic Violence 40-hour Training is to educate staff, volunteers, and interns, to appropriately and safely respond to domestic violence, and to raise awareness to prevent further violence throughout the community. Forty hour certification is necessary to provide services in Illinois for survivors of domestic violence. Participants who take part in the full forty hours of instruction in the required topics and successfully complete the final assessment will receive a certificate of completion.
A Safe Place is an approved training site of the Illinois Certified Domestic Violence Professionals Board (ICDVP). ICDVP has established required training topics and minimum time frames.
CEU’S:

COST:
$200


NAME:
Marissa Gray
A Safe Place
EMAIL:
mgray@asafeplaceforhelp.org
PHONE: 847-731-7165 x103

WEBSITE:|
www.asafeplaceforhelp.org

CDVP/CPAIP Test Prep Workshop


DATE(S):
September 9, 2017
TIME:
9am-Noon CDVP; 9am-2:30pm CPAIP
LOCATION:
Community Crisis Center
Elgin, IL


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Test-taking strategies; review of study materials.
CEU’S: 3

COST:
$35 CDVP; $50 CPAIP

NAME:
Kim Schellin-Rog
Community Crisis Center
EMAIL:
kschellinrog@crisiscenter.org
PHONE:
847-742-4088 x 112
WEBSITE:
www.crisiscenter.org

20 hour Partner Abuse Intervention Facilitator Training


DATE(S):
September 20th – 22nd
TIME:
8:30 AM-5:00 PM
LOCATION:
Community Crisis Center
37 S Geneva St
Elgin, IL 60120


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:

CEU’S: 20 CEUs available for ICDVP, Counseling, and Social Work licensure

COST:
$125

NAME:
Anna Whitmer
Community Crisis Center, Inc.
EMAIL:
awhitmer@crisiscenter.org
PHONE:
847-622-8888
WEBSITE:
www.crisiscenter.org/

40-Hour Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
Offered in the fall and spring each year. Workshops are held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6-9:30pm and/or on Saturdays from 9am-3:30pm. Please call for more information and exact dates.  
TIME:
Tuesday and Thursday from 6-9:30pm
Saturday from
9am-3:30pm
LOCATION:
CAWC
1116 N Kedzie, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60651


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This course provides participants with an overview of the complex social dynamics of domestic violence and intervention principles for working with domestic violence victims and their children. Includes all ICDVP required topics for the 40-hour training.

CEU’S:


COST:
$250 group discounts may be available, please call for information

NAME:
Megan Rosado, Direct Service Volunteer and Education Coordinator
Connections for Abused Women and their Children (CAWC)
EMAIL:
mrosado@cawc.org
PHONE:
773-489-9081

WEBSITE:
www.cawc.org

40-Hour Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
Offered in the fall and spring each year. Workshops are held over a series of 7 Saturdays.  Please call for more information.
TIME:
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
LOCATION:
CAWC
1116 N Kedzie, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60651

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This course provides participants with an overview of the complex social dynamics of domestic violence and intervention principles for working with domestic violence victims and their children. Includes all ICDVP required topics for the 40-hour training.
CEU’S:

COST:
$250 
group discounts may be available, please call for information


NAME:
Megan Rosado, Direct Service Volunteer and Education Coordinator
Connections for Abused Women and their Children (CAWC)
EMAIL:
mrosado@cawc.org
PHONE:
773-489-9081

WEBSITE:
www.cawc.org

40-Hour Domestic Violence &
40-hour Sexual Assault training


DATE(S):
January, May, & August
TIME:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
MONDAY - FRIDAY
LOCATION:
Community Crisis Center
Elgin, IL


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Covers all required topics for both Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault
CEU’S: For Professional Counselors & Social Workers

COST:
$250 for
DV-only training
$250 for
SA-only training
$400 for both
DV & SA training

NAME:
Kim Schellin-Rog
Community Crisis Center in Elgin
EMAIL:
kschellinrog@crisiscenter.org
PHONE:
847-697-2380
ext. 112
WEBSITE:
www.crisiscenter.org

See the Training Brochure

65-Hour Cross Training in Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault

DATE(S):
Offered 3 times throughout the year: Jan-Feb, May-June, Aug-Sept. Class meets weekly on Mondays, Tuesdays (generally 6:30-9:30pm) and Saturdays (generally 9am-5pm) for a period of approximately 7 weeks.
TIME:
Classes Generally Meet: Monday and Tuesday Evenings 6-9pm and Saturdays 9am to 5pm.
LOCATION:
Guardian Angel Community Services
168 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Illinois 6043​2

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Covers all approved training topics for both Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.  Contact us for more information or to register.

COST:
$250 Deposit *Refunded after successful completion of class and 20-hours of direct volunteer service.

NAME:
Amirrah Abou-Youssef, AMFT, ICDVPP
Guardian Angel Community Services
EMAIL:
training@gacsprograms.org
PHONE:
815-729-0930 Ext. 1429

WEBSITE:
www.gacsprograms.org

40-Hour Domestic Violence Training

DATES: Four times per year February, May, August and November
TIME: check online
LOCATION:
Prairie State College
202 S. Halsted,
Chicago Heights, IL

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Includes 40-hour training approved topics
CEU’S: Counseling and Social Work CEUs provided

COST:
Varies, group discounts are available

NAME:

EMAIL:
Brianne@ssfs1.org

WEBSITE:
www.ssfs1.org

40-Hour Domestic Violence Training

DATES: check online Every Jan., Mar., May, July, Sept., Nov. during the day;
TIME: check online
Jan-Feb in the evening; Sept.- Oct. in the evening
LOCATION:
Center for Prevention of Abuse
720 W. Joan Ct.
Peoria,IL 61614

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
History and Politics of DV, Dynamics of DV, Direct Service Issues, Special Populations, Effects of DV on Children, Suicide, Safety Planning, Legal Issues, Cultural Competency, Referrals, Self Care
CEU’S:

COST:
Varies, group discounts are available

NAME:
Carol Hennon,   
EMAIL:
chennon@ centerforpreventionofabuse.org
PHONE:

309-698-2874
WEBSITE: