Upcoming Trainings

Fall Domestic Violence Awareness Virtual Training

DOVE’s Domestic Violence Awareness Training is a comprehensive overview of issues related to dating and domestic violence, as well as working with survivors. It is ideal for social service providers, advocates, law enforcement, health care workers, clergy, and anyone committed to helping end domestic violence.


This intensive training – complete with expert speakers, videos, and role-plays – offers valuable knowledge and skill-building needed to appropriately work with victims and survivors of domestic violence.

Training Dates & Topics

Wednesday, September 9th, 1:00-4:30 pm

Domestic Violence ~ An Introduction/Overview

* Strongly recommended if attending other sessions

Monday, September 14th, 1:00-4:30 pm

Understanding the Abuser

Wednesday, September 16th, 1:00-4:30 pm

History of the DV movement and Navigating our Systems

Monday, September 21st, 1:00-4:30 pm

DV Work with/within Faith Communities, Immigrant Communities

Wednesday, September 23rd, 1:00-4:30 pm

Working with Survivors and Risk Assessment & Safety Planning


Wednesday, September 30th, 1:00-4:30 pm

DV Work with/within in LGBT/Q (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, +/or Queer) Communities

Monday, October 5th, 1:00-4:30 pm

Children & Trauma and Later-in-Life Abuse

Wednesday, October 7th, 1:00-4:30 pm

Legal Issues: Criminal Process & Family Law and The Police Response to Domestic Violence

Wednesday, October 14th, 1:00-4:30 pm

Working with Survivors with Mental Health &/or Substance Abuse Issues

Monday, October 19th, 1:00-4:30 pm

Sexual Assault and Teen Dating Violence

Training Registration Fees

$30.00 per session ($35 for CEUS) or $270 ($315 for CEUS) when you register for all 10 sessions

Advanced registration is required

Training Location

All trainings will happen virtually 

Access Information

On the day of the training you have registered for

  • Go to DOVE's website at www.dovema.org

  • Click on 'Get Information'

  • Click on 'Attend a DOVE Training'

  • Click on the 'Attend Session' link for that day's training

  • You will be added to a waiting room and then granted access once registration is confirmed

Social Work CEUs approved 

See attached session descriptions


For questions email: Jen.Bolton@dovema.org

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Please note: this is contact form is not for emotional support.

For emotional support, please call our intake line at

617-770-4065 ext. 300  




P.O. Box 690267
Quincy, MA 02269


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