Children and Domestic Violence – Its Impacts and Links with Woman Abuse

October 1, 2001


Here Linda Regan discusses what is known about the impact on children of living with domestic violence and the links between the abuse of mothers and the abuse of children. The paper provides an overview of what is known from research on children’s experiences of domestic violence and explores the principle of woman protection as child protection.

Presented at: The Impact of Domestic Violence on Children Conference, October 2001.