Workshop: Domestic Violence: Prevalence, Causes, and Patterns

Course ID - CTD0707

Short Title: Domestic Violence

(Course ID, Reference #, or Keyword title can be used to find and register for this course in Odyssey) 

Audience:   Faculty, Staff, Administrators
Length of Workshop:    2 hours
Prerequisite None

Description: Domestic violence is increasing significantly. This workshop describes the causes and patterns in the prevalence of this social problem. The perspectives of both the abuser and the victim are examined, as well as potential interventions and safety plans.


  As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the scope of domestic violence in terms of age, gender, socioeconomic and cultural groups un the U.S.
  • Discuss the trends in domestic violence in Florida
  • Describe the health care implications of domestic violence
  • Identify the risk factors for domestic violence
  • Describe the signs and symptoms of domestic violence
  • Discuss appropriate documentation in cases of suspected domestic violence
  • Discuss Florida's reporting requirements for domestic violence
  • Describe patient/family interventions to protect the victims and prevent future violence
  • Describe costs and policy implications of domestic violence
  • Identify resources available on the community as well as state and national resources


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Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0707
Course Title: Domestic Violence
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop)  The first time you log in to the Registration Page, you will be asked to accept the Use of Computing Resources at Miami Dade College.    The Accept button is located at the bottom of the screen.

PLEASE NOTE:  You do not have to create a student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop.  You can use your regular network login name and password proceeded by the MDCC\   
  1. Go to the MDC Registration Page.
  2. Choose the Term from the dropdown menu.
  3. Enter your PIN number (If you don't remember your PIN, you can reset it by clicking the Update My Pin button.)
  4. Click the  myMDC  Log In button.
  5. Log in  using your regular username and password.  Your username must be proceeded by the MDCC\

ex.   Joe Smith would login in with

User name -  mdcc\jsmith and his regular password.


Pictured below are screenshots of the login information you will see when go to  MDC Registration.   

Once logged in, you should use Speed Registration.  You must know the Reference number for the workshop you want to take.   You can still  search for workshops using the Course ID or Short title, if you click on Shopping Cart.    The best way to register is by  Reference number.

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

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