Therapeutic groupwork with young children and mothers who have experienced domestic abuse

  title={Therapeutic groupwork with young children and mothers who have experienced domestic abuse},
  author={Lynda Warren Dodd},
  journal={Educational Psychology in Practice},
  pages={21 - 36}
  • L. Dodd
  • Published 2009
  • Psychology
  • Educational Psychology in Practice
There is mounting recognition that exposure to domestic abuse causes far‐reaching damage to children’s lives, development and psychological well‐being. Studies estimate 10% to 20% of children are at risk of exposure to domestic abuse – thus domestic abuse must be seen as a crucial issue for educational psychologists (EPs). This study investigates the effects of domestic abuse on a group of mothers and their young children. It also describes how an Education Psychology Service (EPS) was involved… Expand
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