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Domestic Abuse: The Effects on Children and Young People

This course will highlight the effects of domestic abuse and violence on children and young people; the relationship between domestic abuse and child abuse; and the role and responsibilities of individual agencies.

By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Provide an overview of the signs that may indicate risks
  • Explore the idea of 'Duty to Report'
  • Provide a deeper understanding of the importance of multi-agency cooperation
  • Identify the links between domestic violence and abuse
  • Explain the effects of domestic violence and abuse on children and young people
  • Describe the signs and indicators of abuse
  • Identify the key questions to ascertain the safety a child and young person
  • List police power in relation to child protection

Upcoming Dates

Dates for this course will be published soon.