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The Devastating Effects of Domestic Violence on Children

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Annie Abram PhD

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Today I will talk with Dr.Linda Olson about the devastating effects growing up in a family of domestic violence has on children.

"More than 1 in 7 adults in the United States, or 40 million people, lived with domestic violence as children. Worldwide, the number of people who currently are living with it is 275 million."
(Martin, Brian F. (2014-09-30). Invincible: The 10 Lies You Learn Growing Up with Domestic Violence, and the Truths to Set You Free (Penguin Publishing Group).