2023 Intimate Partner Violence Training: Factoring into HIV Care & Prevention

Meeting Dates: 
Thursday, May 11, 2023
Meeting Time and Location: 



This virtual update will examine intimate partner violence of persons living with HIV. According to the CDC, one in four adults with HIV in the United States experience intimate partner violence – which could be anything between physical assault to stalking. This training will discuss intimate partner violence and the unique needs of those impacted especially by gender and gender/sexual identity and how such violence impacts their lives. Speakers will be on hand to discuss this topic and provide a framework for providers to deliver effective HIV care and prevention services. Intended Audience: All interested persons are welcome to apply to attend update training courses. Applicants who are employed and/or volunteering at a State-funded agency may receive priority for course placement. Participation Requirements: In order to receive proof of attendance, training participants are required to log into the virtual platform on time, attend the entire training, and have microphone and camera access. Attendance log-in and out times will be monitored. Do not plan to arrive late or leave early. Late arrival is considered logging into the training fifteen (15) minutes after the start of the training. Late arrivals will not be permitted to enter the virtual training and will result in a no-call/no-show for training attendance; supervisors will be notified. Cancellation Policy: Cancellations or modifications must be made no later than two (2) business days prior to the training date. Applicants who are unable to attend any trainings for which they are registered must contact the Training Unit at MDHHS-BHSPtraining@michigan.gov. Failure to do so will classify the participant as a no-call/no-show and may result in lost priority when registering for future trainings. Training Date Registration Deadline Thursday, May 11, 2023 Thursday, April 27, 2023 Registration will open on Thursday, March 30, 2023. All training registrations must be done through SHOARS. Click here for more information on accessing SHOARS. *All courses are free of charge, but registration is required.*