The Batterer as Parent
Addressing the Impact of Domestic Violence on Family DynamicsBook - 2002
The Batterer as Parent takes the reader inside of homes affected by domestic violence, imparting an understanding of the atmosphere that battering men create for the children who live with them. Bancroft and Silverman show how partner abuse affects each relationship in a family, and explains how children's emotional recovery is inextricably linked to the healing and empowerment of their mothers. Readers also are guided in evaluating change in the parenting of men who batter, assessing risk to children from unsupervised visitation, and supporting the emotional recovery of children.
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c2002
Branch Call Number: 362.82 BANC`
Characteristics: xv, 240 p. ; 24 cm