Building Trust – Domestic Abuse & Youth Homelessness
Aimed at school faculties, organisations and community groups who work with youth. Focuses on strategies that help students at risk of domestic abuse and homelessness through lived experience.
Matt shares his experiences of domestic abuse and how this disrupted his education. Matt also explains issues surrounding his behaviour in school and how teacher’s interactions reinforced his issues within himself.
Outline how educational outcomes are linked to domestic circumtances
Describe mental processes of disengaged youth
Provide alternative strategies when approaching disengaged youth
Describe the long-lasting effects of domestic abuse, educational disengagement and homelessness
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