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Hope, Agency, and the Lived Experience of Violence: A Qualitative Systematic Review of Children’s Perspective on Domestic Violence and Abuse


Lisa Arai
Alison R G Shaw
Gene Feder
Emma Howarth
Harriet L Macmillan
Theresa Moore
Nicky Stanley
Alison Gregory
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July 1, 2019


Overlap of Domestic Violence and Child Abuse
Research Results & Reports

Qualitative research on the views of children has the potential to enable a child-centered understanding of their experience of DVA, so their needs can be better met by professionals. This systematic review reports general findings from the VOICES (Violence: Impact on Children Evidence Synthesis) project which synthesized published qualitative research on the experiences of DVA from the perspective of children and young people.