Murder in the family

Griffiths, Julie
January 2011
Community Care;1/13/2011, Issue 1848, p16
The article discusses the effect of domestic homicide on children and the role of social workers played for handling such children. The domestic abuse trainer, Diane Yates believes that these children suffered from feelings of guilt and anxiety, nightmares and poor concentration. She states that the social workers can play a vital role in such cases at a time when a family is suffering intense turmoil. It also includes guidance for social workers helping a child after a domestic homicide.


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