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[FOR PROFESSIONALS] Effects of Domestic Violence on the Family (October 23, 2019)

Heather Siek, Psy.D., LPCC
WHEN Wednesday, Oct 23rd 2019 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM (CST)
COST $20.00 per person
$35.00 per parenting couple
LOCATION Lyon County Law Enforcement Center, 611 W Main St, Marshall MN 56258

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This presentation will focus on an overview of the impact of domestic violence on children, adolescents and families. It will go through symptoms that children and adolescents present with when impacted by witnessing domestic violence. It will highlight the impact this has on the protective shield and interpersonal relationships. This presentation will also provide case examples and interventions that can be used when working with individuals impacted by domestic violence within the family system.

Heather Siek, Psy.D., LPCC, is a licensed outpatient therapist at The Village Family Service Center in Moorhead, MN. She received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Minnesota School of Professional Psychology. Heather specializes in working with children, adolescents and families. She is trained in two evidence-based trauma models, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Child Parent Psychotherapy. She is also trained in Parent Child Interaction Therapy, a behavioral treatment for young children. Heather also is an adjunct professor in the Psychology Department at MSUM.