Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Presented by: Elaine Hewins, CSW, DVS, Program Coordinator, Domestic Violence Education and Awareness, Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health
Elaine Hewins, CSW, is a NJ Domestic Violence Specialist with 30 years of experience in the field of domestic violence.
At Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, she coordinates and presents programs to address DV, such as “Domestic Violence & the Role of the Healthcare Provider: Assessment and Intervention Strategies” seminars for healthcare providers, which has educated over 2,500 providers in three states. Elaine has co-authored a White Paper on this topic, and presented at the 2015 and 2017 National Conferences on Health & Domestic Violence. In 2016, Elaine and the RWJUH Domestic Violence Education & Awareness Program implemented the NO MÁS Violencia Initiative to address DV/SV in Latino communities. Since 2016, the program’s focus has also been working with youth on teen dating violence prevention.