Children's Exposure

Children Exposed to Domestic Violence: Reducing Harm and Preventing Tragedies

CREVAWC hosted a conference on children exposed to domestic violence on September 20, 2013 in London, ON.  The conference featured a number of speakers including researchers and experts in the field.  Click to view the video presentations from the conference.


  • A Teacher's Handbook: Understanding Woman Abuse and its Effects on Children. Linda Baker and Peter Jaffe (2002).  This handbook contains:
    • information about woman abuse and its impact on children
    • signs that students may display when they are having difficulties
    • ways to support students and deal with challenging behaviours in school
  • The Centre for Children and Families in the Justice System has a number of resources to educate professionals regarding the impact of exposure to violence on children.  For more information about these resources go to:

Centre for Children and Families in the Justice System logo. Displays 3 people, an adult and two children.