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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.

Additional Training Resource
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

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 sessions are 6-9:30pm Saturday sessions are 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):
Mondays  and Wednesdays,
July 9 – August 1, 2018
TIME:
July 9, 9-10am  new volunteers only, 10am-4pm all; other dates,  9am-3pm all
LOCATION:
Pillars Community Health,  333 N. LaGrange Rd., Suite One (second level)
LaGrange Park, IL  60526


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
ICADV approved training for volunteers, professionals, students, and community members who wish to learn more about domestic violence, help empower survivors and join the effort to eliminate violence
CEU’S: CEUs available

COST:
Training is free with a 6-month volunteer commitment and free for Pillars Community Health employees and Sexual Assault volunteers; cost is $250 without a volunteer commitment

NAME:
Jacki Robertson, ICDVP, Volunteer Coordinator – Domestic Violence Program
Pillars Community Health  – Constance Morris House
EMAIL:
jarobertson@pchcares.org
PHONE:
708-995-3805
WEBSITE:
www.pillarscommunity.org

40-Hour Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
April 28-June 23
TIME:
9:00AM-4:00PM
LOCATION:
7300 S. Main Street Downers Grove, IL 60187


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This 40-hour in-person domestic violence training, provides a solid base of knowledge for anyone working with individuals affected by domestic violence. Family Shelter Service is an approved ICDVP training site.
CEU’S:

COST:
See Website for details

NAME:
Kedri Ladewig
Family Shelter Service
EMAIL:
kladewig@familyshelterservice.net
PHONE:
630-221-8290
WEBSITE:
www.FamilyShelterService.org

20 hours Partner Abuse Facilitator Training


DATE(S):
June 08, June 15, and June 22, 2018
TIME:
8:00AM to 4:00PM
LOCATION:
Behavioral Services Center
8707 Skokie Blvd., #207
Skokie, IL 60077


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
20 hours Partner Abuse Facilitator Training
CEU’S: 20 CEUs to LPCs, LCPCs, LSWs, LCSWs, Psychologists, and CADCs

COST:
$200

NAME:
Eugene or Jessica
Behavioral Services Center
EMAIL:
info@behavioralservices.us
PHONE:
847.673.8577
WEBSITE:
www.behavioralservices.us

Me Too... Let's Talk: Children and Teens


DATE(S):
June18, 2018
TIME:
6:00PM to 7:30PM
LOCATION:
Gail Borden Library
270 North Grove
Elgin, IL 60123


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Next steps in the movement to end all forms of violence against women and harrassment in the workplace, academia, legislatures and entertainment. This session will focus on effects on children & teens who witness and/or endure abuse and harrassment.
CEU’S: 1.5 hours

COST:
Free!

NAME:
Heather Anderson
Community Crisis Center
EMAIL:
anderson@crisiscenter.org
PHONE:
847.697.2380
WEBSITE:
www.crisiscenter.org

40 Hours Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
July 9, 11,16, 18, 23 and 25.
TIME:
9:00AM to 5:00PM
LOCATION:
YWCA Evanston Northshore
1215 Church Street Evanston IL, 60202


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
YWCA Evanston/North Shore is an approved ICDVP training site for the 40-hour domestic violence training, which provides a solid base of knowledge for anyone working with individuals affected by domestic violence. Covers all ICDVP required topics using a trauma informed lens.
CEU’S:

COST:
$300

NAME:
Verda Bhatti
YWCA Evanston Northshore
EMAIL:
vbhatti@ywcae-ns.org
PHONE:
847.864.8445.ext 105
WEBSITE:
www.ywca.org/DVtraining

42 Hour Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
July 21st to August 25th, 2018
TIME:
Total of 6 consecutive Saturdays from 9:00 AM to 4:30PM
LOCATION:
Mujeres Latinas en Accion
2124 West 21st Place
Chicago, IL 60608


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
TRAINING AND MATERIAL IS GIVEN IN SPANISH ONLY.
Interested participants must be 18+ and be bilingual Spanish/English.

The course will explore the following topics:
Dynamics of Domestic Violence
Cultural Issues
Children & Domestic Violence
Teen Dating Violence
Elder Abuse
Domestic Violence in People with Disabilities
LGBTQ Issues / Homophobia
Abuser Profile
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Sexual Assault
Legal Issues and Domestic Violence (orders of protection, Chicago police & domestic violence)
Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting DCFS
Family Law
Immigration Issues

CEU’S: NA

COST:
$75 with a signed volunteer commitment of minimum 6 months or $275 for certificate only.

NAME:
Jessica Perez
Mujeres Latinas en Accion
EMAIL:
jperez@mujereslat.org
PHONE:

773. 890.7677
WEBSITE:
www.mujereslatinasenaccion.org/

20 Hours Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
July 25-27, 2018.
TIME:
8:30AM to 5:00PM
LOCATION:
Community Crisis Center
37 S Geneva St Elgin, IL 60120


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Participants can expect to learn best practices in group dynamics, group co-facilitation, and intervention methods. Completion of this training is required for those working with Domestic Violence perpetrators as well as those seeking the CPAIP certification. The Community Crisis Center is an IDHS-approved program, and is certified as a Training Site by ICDVP, Inc.. This training is intended for people who have already completed the 40 hour Domestic Violence Training.
CEU’S: 20 for Counseling, Social Work, CDVP

COST:
$125 per person

NAME:
Anna Whitmer
Community Crisis Center
EMAIL:
awhitmer@crisiscenter.org
PHONE:
847.622.8888
WEBSITE:
www.crisiscenter.org/

Partner Abuse Intervention Program

20-hour Facilitator Training


DATE(S):
August, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, 2018
TIME:
9:00AM to 5:00PM
LOCATION:
Sarah’s Inn
309 Harrison Street, 2nd Floor 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:
$125.00

NAME:
Colleen Sutkus
Sarah’s Inn
EMAIL:
csutkus@sarahsinn.org
PHONE:
708.386.3305 x1026
WEBSITE:
www.sarahsinn.org
TO REGISTER:
https://sarahsinn.org/events/paip-training/

Perspectives on Empathy and Interventions for Male Perpetrators of Intimate Violence

Presenter:
Jorge Argueta, DBA, MA, CADC

Avance Counseling, Partner Abuse Intervention Program, Chicago, IL


DATE(S):
Thursday, August 2, 2018
TIME:
9:00AM to 12:00PM
LOCATION:
JCFS /Abe and Ida Cooper Center
6639 North Kedzie Avenue
Chicago, IL


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This session will explore the main theoretical perspectives and psychosocial factors influencing gender-based-violence and intimate violence. Participants will learn about the common traits and typologies of domestic offenders. The presenter will provide a framework for understanding some of the challenges of providing services for male perpetrators and share an overview and assessment of intervention models, curricula, and theoretical orientations. Using lecture and case vignettes, the specific protocol requirements for Illinois Partner Abuse Intervention Programs will be discussed. Learning Objectives:
• Understand how psychosocial and cultural factors influence gender-based violence
• Describe common traits and typologies of domestic offenders.
• Identify challenges in serving male perpetrators of intimate partner violence.
• Understand various types of intervention models and their theoretical orientations.
CEU’S: 3.0 CEUs:
-No additional CEU fee for Social Work/Counseling.
-$5 additional fee for Illinois Certified Domestic Violence Professionals (ICDVP) through our partnership with Between Friends.


COST:
$25 for program.  Payment is at the door.


NAME:
Betsy Lazerow
Jewish Child & Family Services
EMAIL:
betsylazerow@jcfs.org
PHONE:
847-745-5430
WEBSITE:
www.jcfs.org

 

TO REGISTER CLICK HERE:
http://jcfs.formstack.com/forms/jcares_training_form

Center for Advancing Domestic Peace 20-Hour Partner Abuse Intervention Group Co-Facilitator Training


DATE(S):
Friday, August 3, 2018, Saturday August 4, 2018, and Saturday  August 11, 2018
TIME:
9:00 AM through 5:00 PM each day with time out for lunch and short breaks
LOCATION:
Chicago Semester
11 East Adams St. Suite 1200
Chicago IL 60603


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This training provides an overview of Partner Abuse Intervention (PAIP) and the skills needed to appropriately assess prospective PAIP participants for group participation. The information presented includes all the requirements of the ICDVP 20-Hour Training manual and provides both theoretical and practical information that will equip training participants to successfully co-facilitate PAIP groups in Illinois.
All participants must attend the full first day. If parts of the second or third days must be missed, it is possible to make up the missed sessions. A $35.00 service fee will apply for arrangements to make up missed sessions. Training site is near the Adams St. stop on the Brown/Green/Orange lines and the Jackson or Monroe stops on the Red and Blue lines.
CEU’S:20 ICDVP/CPAIP Continuing Education Units

COST:
$150.00 (includes light breakfast and break snacks)


NAME:
Michael Feinerman
Center for Advancing Domestic Peace, Inc.
EMAIL:
mikefeinerm@gmail.com
PHONE:
312-265-0206
WEBSITE:
http://www.advancingdomesticpeace.org/training-education-for-providers/

40 Hours Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
August 20, 2018; August 21, 2018; August 22, 2018; August 28, 2018; August 29, 2018; August 30, 2018
TIME:
9:00AM-5:00PM
LOCATION:
St. Francis Hospital
355 Ridge
Evanston, IL


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This training covers all ICDVP approved training topics for working with survivors of domestic violence, and their children.  Between Friends is an ICDVP approved training and supervision site.  Crisis Line volunteers can work toward their 150 supervised hours at Between Friends. 
CEU’S:N/A

COST:
$255 per person

NAME:
Susan Pieters
Between Friends
EMAIL:
spieters@betweenfriendschicago.org
PHONE:
773-274-5232 x137
WEBSITE:
www.betweenfriendschicago.org

 

Link to register for the training

60-Hour Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Certification


DATE(S):
September 11 - October 6, 2018
TIME:
Tu/Th 6pm-10pm &
Sat 8am-4:30pm
LOCATION:
North Aurora Police Department
200 S Lincolnway St
North Aurora, IL 60542


BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
Completion of this training is required for all volunteers, interns, and staff who work directly with victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Illinois. Mutual Ground is an ICDVP and ICASA approved training site. The certificate earned through this training is recognized statewide.
CEU’S: 60 Social Work CEU's; 60 IODAPCA CEU's

COST:
$250 Professional / $75 volunteer

NAME:
Jenaleigh Turner
Mutual Ground
EMAIL:
jturner@mutualground.org
PHONE:
630.897.0084 ext 162
WEBSITE:
mutualground.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

20 Hour Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
TThe training is offered year round and participants can complete at their own pace.
TIME: Tuesdays from 6-9pm and one required Saturday session (Topic is: Overview of Abusers)  from 8:30am-12:30pm

LOCATION
:

The Crisis Center Address Please call for address
Tinley Park, IL 

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
This training is 20 hours online through the Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence and then the remaining 20 hours in person with the Crisis Center. To register for the 20 online, go to https://education.ilcadv.org/CME/Default.aspx .Then contact the Crisis Center to register for the 20 hours in person. The 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 and history of domestic violence, ethics, cycle of violence, religion and cultural competency, basis crisis intervention skills, children’s issues, overview of abusers, teen dating violence, legal issues and topics, advocacy, self-care, working with unique populations, and much more! Participant who complete the 40- hour training requirements will receive a certificate of completion. The Crisis Center is an approved training site of the Illinois Certified Domestic Violence Professional Board.
CEU’S:

COST:
$250 paid directly to the Coalition for the 20 hours online and then $125 is the fee to the Crisis Center for the 20 hours in person.


NAME:
Deonne Senese, Volunteer and Training Coordinator
Crisis Center for South Suburbia
EMAIL:
dsenese@crisisctr.org
PHONE: 708-429-7255
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WEBSITE:
www.crisisctr.org

40 Hour Domestic Violence Training


DATE(S):
Trainings are year round and participants can complete at their own pace.
TIME: Tuesdays from 6-9pm and Saturdays from 8:30am-12:30pm. All participants must attend the 6 required Tuesdays and the 6 required Saturdays to fulfill the 40- hour training requirements.
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 and history of domestic violence, ethics, cycle of violence, religion and cultural competency, basis crisis intervention skills, children’s issues, overview of abusers, teen dating violence, legal issues and topics, advocacy, self-care, working with unique populations, and much more! Participant who complete the 40- hour training requirements will receive a certificate of completion. The Crisis Center is an approved training site of the Illinois Certified Domestic Violence Professional Board.
CEU’S:

COST:
$250 per person


NAME:
Deonne Senese, Volunteer and Training Coordinator
Crisis Center for South Suburbia
EMAIL:
dsenese@crisisctr.org
PHONE: 708-429-7255
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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/

 

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: