The Impact of Domestic Violence on Young Children

This session will provide information about the impact on young children when they are exposed to domestic violence. Participants will learn about trauma symptoms that young children may exhibit when exposed to domestic violence and the impact of trauma on development. Participants will also learn how to advocate for young children in the child welfare system who have been exposed to domestic violence through appropriate case planning and recommendations for services that are evidence based.

Jennie Cole-Mossman, LIMHP, Coordinator of the Nebraska Infant and Toddler Court Improvement Project

Jamie Manzer, Executive Director of the Spouse Abuse Sexual Assault (SASA) Crisis Center, Inc.