Explore these questions:
-What is the impact of abuse on people in this group?
-What is the impact of abuse on the family and to the community in general?
-Is there any impact on the health or mental health of people impacted by domestic violence?
-Are there theories that you or we can use as a framework for understanding violence from this population?
Additional Explanations are in the four points below.
-You will need to research three different theories of why domestic violence happens.
-Apply one of the theories you researched to your population and explain why you selected the theory to explain domestic violence.
-You will need to explain what you as a clinician would do to advocate and empower the victim/survivor.
-How will you respect client self-determination while you are working with them?