Title: Shelter from the storm
Alternate Title: Clinical intervention with children affected by domestic violence; A curriculum for mental health clinicians
Url: http://development.bmc.org/page.aspx?pid=391
Creator: Groves, Betsy McAlister
Roberts, Elizabeth
Weinreb, Maxine
Source: Child Witness to Violence Project (Boston, MA) (617) 414-4244 [member, Early Trauma Treatment Network]

Description: This curriculum is designed as a 2-day, 13 hour training for mental clinicians who provide counseling services for children affected by domestic violence. It begins with a brief review of the dynamics of domestic violence and then presents information about assessment intervention and collateral work with parents. It also contains information about legal issues that are relevant to working with children who witness domestic violence and about how the work may affect clincians.

For information contact Child Witness To Violence Project 617-414-4244

Classification: Service systems -- Juvenile and family court
Service systems -- Mental health
Child traumatic stress -- Trauma: Domestic violence
Populations -- Children
Interventions -- Group therapy
Date Issued: 2000-01
Language: English
Audience: Mental health professionals
Resource Type: Training material
Format: Presentation


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