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Event Information

Rise ‘N’ Learn Webinar - Effects of Domestic Violence on Children

August 6, 2021

9:00 - 11:00 a.m. (Central)


Registration Fee:  $10 (payment must be made online at time of registration)

Format:  You will receive a link to the Zoom webinar and instructions a few days prior to the training, if your registration fee has been paid. The email will come from or so please be sure to add these email addresses to your safe/white list or check your Junk/Spam folder if you cannot find the email in your inbox.

Presenter: Alison StollLPC, is a Child and Family Therapist at the Children's Advocacy Center of North and Northwest Cook County. She is a graduate from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology who has been a Child and Family Therapist at The Children’s Advocacy of North and Northwest Cook County (CAC) at the Evanston satellite office.  Alison is respected among her team of clinicians for her passion and knowledge of neurodevelopment and the neurobiology of complex trauma.  She interned with Chicago Public Schools where she confronted the vast systemic inequities faced by marginalized communities.  She worked hard to build relationships within the school to advocate for social emotional learning as well as implement the practice of restorative justice. Her cumulative experience includes trauma-informed therapy to address sexual and physical abuse, exposure to violence, and complicated grief with individuals, groups and families healing from complex adverse experiences.

Overview: This presentation defines domestic violence and helps parents and/or professionals understand the dynamics of domestic violence and the impact it may have on children’s growth and development. It further provides information about how to identify and help children who have been exposed to domestic violence.

Learning Objectives:

  • Defining trauma
  • The effects of domestic violence on children
  • How to help a child who has experienced domestic violence

Continuing Education Credits:

2.0 CEU’s are available for LCSW, LCPC, LSW, LPC, and QIDP

All other professionals are encouraged to check with their respective licensing boards for questions about whether this workshop meets criteria for continuing education credits.

Following the event, attendees will receive an email with a link to the online evaluation to complete. Evaluations open within 2 days post-event and remain open for 10 days. All attendees MUST complete the online evaluation in order to receive a CEU certificate, no exceptions. Once the evaluation response window closes, CEU certificates will be emailed. This process takes approximately 3 weeks following the event. 

Cancellation/Refund Policy:  The registration fee is non-refundable.


Professional development workshops are sponsored by a partnership between the Community Mental Health Board of Oak Park TownshipRiveredge Hospital, and Streamwood Behavioral Healthcare System.