Picking Up the Pieces after Domestic Violence: A Practical Resource for Supporting Parenting Skills


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Published UK, 2011
This practical guide provides techniques and exercises to help practitioners work in a structured and focused way with parents after domestic violence has occurred. It sets out a framework for assessing risks and needs and covers how to build strengths, set goals and plan an intervention pathway. Advice, exercises and handouts that can be easily photocopied will help parents understand the impact of domestic violence and develop their relationship with their child. The resource also covers how to use discipline, talking to children, understanding child development and how to build resilience and empathy. Guidance on working with both the perpetrator and the victim of domestic violence is included.

Kate Iwi is Young People's Services Officer for RESPECT (UK).
Large-format paperback. 144 pages

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