CLE# 2003-701: The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children’s Emotional, Social, and Brain Development: Implications for the Community and the Justice System
Date: Wednesday, May 7, 2003
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Discussion of the potentially devastating impact of domestic violence on children. Topics include implications of this research for community services and the justice system, the effects of domestic violence at various stages of children’s development, current legal trends in the U.S. and intended and unintended consequences of law reform, and critical issues in assessing victims, perpetrators, and their children.
Dr. George Holden, Professor and Associate Chair of the Psychology Department at the University of Texas at Austin.