Growing up with Domestic Violence: Impact on Children and How to Build Resilience in the Face of Domestic Violence

Domestic violence can affect a child’s mental and physical health, social adjustment and future. The trauma of growing up in a home with domestic violence also puts children at greater risk for substance use, delinquency and relationship problems. Learn about what actions we can take to help children overcome these risks by building resilience. Presenter: Cynthia Mickines, Henrico County assistant commonwealth’s attorney

Learning Strand: Beyond the Classroom

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