Children Who See Too Much: Lessons from the Child Witness to Violence Project

Children Who See Too Much: Lessons from the Child Witness to Violence Project

by Betsy McAlister Groves
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807031399

ISBN-13: 9780807031391

Pub. Date: 01/28/2003

Publisher: Beacon

For the last ten years Betsy Groves has been working with children traumatized by witnessing violence. In this book she shows how children understand, respond to, and are affected by violence, especially domestic violence. Groves makes the powerful case that traumatic events carried out by family members carry the most severe psychological risks for very young

Overview

For the last ten years Betsy Groves has been working with children traumatized by witnessing violence. In this book she shows how children understand, respond to, and are affected by violence, especially domestic violence. Groves makes the powerful case that traumatic events carried out by family members carry the most severe psychological risks for very young children. She uses clinical case studies to show that being young does not protect against the lasting effects of witnessing violence, and she offers ways adults can help.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807031391
Publisher:
Beacon
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
184
Sales rank:
567,290
Product dimensions:
5.53(w) x 8.49(h) x 0.49(d)

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