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Living in Fear: The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children
February 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm| Free
Living in a home with domestic violence can have a significant impact on a child’s emotional and physical well-being. More than half of families where a woman is abused, the children are abused as well. This training will provide an overview of the cycle of violence, warning signs that may be exhibited by children and ways you can help.
Amber has been the Southern Region Prevention Specialist with Prevent Child Abuse Illinois for almost 2 years. Amber is a foster, adoptive, and biological parent. She has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Southern Indiana in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Human Resources. Amber and her family have welcomed ten children through their home in the last three years.