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Cognitive Behavioral Group Therapy for Male Perpetrators of Intimate Partner Violence-a Systematic Review

About the Course:

This course is a systemic review of international studies of cognitive behavioral group therapy for male perpetrators of intimate partner violence. It includes some studies of individual CBT, participants in the community, in prison, and on probation. This course is research intensive, with a strong focus on methodology.

This course is based on the article, Cognitive behavioral group therapy for male perpetrators of intimate partner violence-a systematic review created by Merete Berg Nesset and Mariela Loreto Lara-Cabrera in 2019

Publication Date:

J Subst Abuse Treat. 2017 February ; 73: 16–26 Jan 2019

Course Material Authors

Merete Berg Nesset

Forensic Department and Research Centre Brøset, St. Olav’s University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway; Faculty of medicine and health sciences, dept. of Mental Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway

Mariela Loreto Lara-Cabrera

Faculty of medicine and health sciences, dept. of Mental Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway; Tiller Community Mental Health Centre, Division of Psychiatry, St. Olav’s University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway; Department of Research and Development, Division of Mental Health, St Olav’s University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway

Course Creator

L.A. Rankin

L.A. Rankin is a social worker with experience in many different settings with a variety of clients. She has worked with dementia and Alzheimers patients, dual diagnosis MH/MR, in a battered women’s shelter, and a rape crisis center. She also has 11 years of experience as a child protective social worker, where she earned certificates in domestic abuse/family violence and substance abuse.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge the benefits of using group CBT to treat IPV.

  2. Identify the studies used, their settings, methodology, and treatment arms.

  3. Summarize the review outcome.

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