Current Management of Domestic Violence - Responding to IPV

Credit Price

  • CME Certificate Fee: $25.00 (USD) per hr./credit
  • Optional Maintenance of Certification Credit (MOC) Fee: $10.00 (USD) per points

Credits Available 

  • Up to 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
  • 16.00 Part II MOC points are available for these specialty board(s):
    • American Board of Internal Medicine
      • Credit Type: Medical Knowledge
      • Practice Areas: Internal Medicine

Learning Objectives

  • Screen patients for intimate partner violence (IPV) and appropriately respond to disclosures of abuse.
  • Recognize patterns of abuse and properly document IPV.
  • Assess the safety of IPV victims.
  • Report and refer IPV victims to appropriate community agencies.
  • Recognize and support patients' readiness to change their violent situation.

Additional Information

Virtual Lecture Hall
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 16.00 MOC II
  • 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

Author(s)/Editor(s): Richard Amini, MD; Hans Bradshaw, MD; Dale Woolridge, MD, PhD
DISCLOSURE STATEMENT: All author(s), contributor(s), editor(s), and CME Office Reviewer(s) state that they do not have any financial arrangements with commercial interests that could constitute a conflict of interest.

About the Editors, Authors, Consultants, and Program Developers

Current Editors

Richard Amini, MD
Hans Bradshaw, MD
Dale Woolridge, MD, PhD, FAAEM, FAAP, FACEP

Editors of Past Editions

Zita Surprenant, MD, MPH
John Harris Jr., MD, MBA, FACP
Ellen Taliaferro, MD, FACEP

Authors of Past Editions

M. Denise Dowd, MD, MPH
Christine Fiore, PhD
Jennifer Gunter MD, FRCSC, FACOG
Randa Kutob, MD
Penny Randall, MD, MBA
Zita Surprenant, MD, MPH
Ellen Taliaferro, MD, FACEP

Consultants of Past Editions

Elaine Alpert, MD
Sarah Buel, JD
Ronnie Fass, MD
Paul Fenster, MD, FACC
Laurie Jacobs, MD
Amy Middleman, MD, MPH, MSEd
Connie Mitchell, MD
Irene Walsh, MD

Program Developers

Robert Amend, M.Ed.
John Harris Jr., MD, MBA, FACP
Cheryl Novalis-Marine, MS, MBA


CME Office Contact Information and CME Disclosure

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
Office of Continuing Medical Education
[email protected]

The following University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson CME Reviewers, Activity Directors, or Planning Committee Members have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests that could constitute a conflict of interest with the proposed activity:

Randa Kutob, MD
Robert Amend, Med

ACCME/AMA PRA Accreditation Statement

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this enduring material for a maximum of 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Recognition Statement(s)

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 16.00 Medical Knowledge Part II MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

If you elect to receive MOC credit for this course, you give permission for to share your information and activity completion data with the ACCME and the specialty board(s) chosen through the ACCME's Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS).

This course meets general AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit(s)TM requirements in states that have a CME requirement.

Based on information from state licensing authorities, this program meets special CME requirements in these states: 

  • Connecticut Domestic Violence CME
  • Delaware Recognizing and Reporting Domestic Violence CME
    In addition to completing one of the patient cases in this domestic violence program, you must also complete one of the child abuse courses in order to meet the "recognition of child sexual and physical abuse and exploitation" portion of the mandated training requirement. These programs also include required information about Delaware's reporting requirements. You can view these courses by going to the Delaware Courses List.
  • Florida Domestic Violence CME
    Completing any 2 credits of this course will meet ALL ASPECTS of Florida's Domestic Violence CME requirement. (Really, really)
  • Massachusetts Risk Management CME
  • Michigan Medical Ethics CME
  • Nevada Medical Ethics, Pain Management or Addiction Care CME
  • Pennsylvania Risk Management / Patient Safety CME
  • Rhode Island Ethics CME
  • Texas Medical Ethics / Professional Responsibility CME


Available Credit

  • 16.00 MOC II
  • 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit


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