Childhood Domestic Violence (CDV):

Domestic violence when children are present.

What is Childhood Domestic Violence?

We all know domestic violence. We know what it is. We are aware of it. But Childhood Domestic Violence – a phrase you may never have heard until now – is another matter.

When we say “domestic violence,” for most people, the words that often come to mind are women, abuse, pain, violence.

10%
According to research, fewer than 10% of people first think about the children who live in homes where domestic violence is present.
90%
90% of parents who currently engage in domestic violence believe their children don’t know. When asking the children, 90% know what is happening.
Brain
If you experienced it as a child, you don’t forget it. Childhood Domestic Violence is a disease.

 

Sources: 26, 6, 25