Posts By Glen Schaefer

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Staying Home Leaving Violence

Staying Home Leaving Violence (SHLV) is a free service that helps women and their children to escape a violent relationship and stay safe in their home or a home of their choice. They also specialise…

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Aboriginal Experience

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women are significantly over-represented in statistics of domestic and family violence victimisation. Because of the large amount of violence that is perpetrated against Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women, their children are exposed...

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PTSD

Trauma and Children

Repeated exposure to violence can result in the development of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in young children. PTSD is a stress disorder which can develop in children as a result of directly experiencing, witnessing or…

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Building Children’s Resilience

Professor Paula Barrett explains to parents and teachers how to build resilience in children. These practical tips and activities will help develop psychological resilience in children. Professor Paula Barrett is one of Australia's leading scholars...

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