Intimate Partner Violence (IPV): Assessment and Treatment Strategies

This course describes the current definition of IPV, which includes violence between same-sex partners. Healthcare providers will learn to identify the warning signs of IPV, evidence-based assessment and treatment strategies including specialized health and legal resources for individuals in abusive relationships. This course fulfills the SANE requirement for KY RNs’.

Target Audience

Advanced Practice RN, Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Nurse, Mental Health Professionals

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this continuing education activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Recognize the 4 behaviors that commonly comprise intimate partner violence (IPV) along with 3 mental health conditions and at least 3 physical health issues that often co-occur with it.
  2. Utilize a brief screening measure to assess for IPV and clinically recognize at least 6 risk factors for the development and maintenance of IPV.
  3. Incorporate elements from 5 theory- and evidence-based interventions into clinical work in the IPV arena.
  4. Provide victims of partner violence with at least 10 outlets for specialized health and legal resources.

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 Contact hours
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Jaimini Patel, RPH, PHD, MBA

Financial Support Disclosure

This activity was developed by AchieveCE free of any commercial support.


5.0 Contact Hours


KY Board of Nursing
Provider No. 50-20641

Requirements for Credit

Participants must score a passing grade of 70% or higher on the activity post-test and complete an activity evaluation. There are no time limits and unlimited test-taking attempts. Credits will be reported automatically to CE Broker if your license information is entered properly in your profile.

PLEASE NOTE.  AchieveCE does hold national accreditation from the Academy of General Dentistry. AchieveCE also is an approved provider of nursing CE from both the California Board of Nursing and the Florida Board of Nursing. For all other professions, this activity is only approved for Florida credit.

Available Credit

  • 5.00 Contact hours


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