Chapter 5. Children as Victims, Witnesses and Survivors

  1. Jan Cooper MSc and
  2. Arlene Vetere PhD

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713112.ch5

Domestic Violence and Family Safety: A Systemic Approach to Working with Violence in Families

Domestic Violence and Family Safety: A Systemic Approach to Working with Violence in Families

How to Cite

Cooper, J. and Vetere, A. (2005) Children as Victims, Witnesses and Survivors, in Domestic Violence and Family Safety: A Systemic Approach to Working with Violence in Families, Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713112.ch5

Author Information

  1. Reading Safer Families, Reading, Berkshire

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861564771

Online ISBN: 9780470713112

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Keywords:

  • violent behaviour;
  • victims;
  • children;
  • community practitioners;
  • cultural messages

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Children's understanding of domestic violence

  • Developing a safety plan