We are thrilled to be partnering with Safe & Together™ Institute to deliver Safe & Together™ trainings in Aotearoa!
The Safe & Together™ Model is a framework for working with families impacted by domestic violence. This perpetrator-pattern based approach to domestic violence is internationally used and respected, including here at Home & Family, where the Model is being implemented across all of our services.
To learn more about the Safe and Together™ Model, go to:
About the Safe & Together™ Model | Safe & Together Institute (safeandtogetherinstitute.com)
David Mandel (founder of the Safe & Together™ Institute) and Zara at the 2023 Safe & Together™ Asia Pacific Conference in Melbourne
Zara is our accredited Safe & Together™ trainer and will be facilitating all of the trainings alongside Nadia, who is also an accredited trainer. Zara was recently awarded the Safe & Together™ Champion Award for Excellence in Practice (pictured above), and she and Nadia have already facilitated Overview and CORE trainings in February and April this year which garnered amazing feedback.
This experiential training provides participants with an introduction to, and overview of, the Safe & Together™ Model. It gives the foundation for domestic violence-informed practice by focusing on cross-cutting themes, a pattern-based approach and survivor strengths. The presentation includes:
Domestic violence-informed child welfare practice requires competencies in assessment, interviewing, documentation, and case planning. Safe & Together Institute’s CORE Training offers four days of experiential classroom training covering each of these foundational skills.
CORE Training explores the importance of:
Participants of the CORE Training will:
Also included in CORE Training: