trauma in children

Children, Violence and Trauma

Through Our Eyes: Children, Violence, and Trauma This video discusses how violence and trauma affect children, including the serious and long-lasting consequences for their physical and mental health; signs that a child may be exposed...

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The Rights of the Child Every child has rights no matter who they are, where they live or what they believe. These rights are enshrined in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Almost every country...

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Why Don’t Women Leave?

Leslie Morgan Steiner corrects misconceptions many people hold about women who are victims of Domestic Violence in this powerful TEDtalk. Steiner was in "crazy love" -- that is, madly in love with a man who...

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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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Building Children's Resilience video

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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Intimate partner violence – typologies

Typologies of Intimate Partner Violence This seminar, with Emeritus Professor Michael Johnson, Dr Shamita Das Dasgupta, Dr Jane Wangmann and Dr Rae Kaspiew, explores the theory and practice of typologies of intimate partner violence, including...

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