Children and Domestic Violence Fact Sheet Series

A set of 10 fact sheets created for parents whose children have been affected by domestic violence. The sheets cover the following topics: How Does Domestic Violence Affect Children? Celebrating Your Child’s Strengths Before You Talk to Your Children: How Your Feelings Matter Listening and…


Duluth Using Children Post Separation Power and Control Wheel

The wheel depicts the commonplace tactics which perpetrators of domestic abuse use to continue their abuse during the post-separation period. The wheel especially focuses on how children are involved in the post-separation abuse and how they are affected by it. A description of the wheel can…


Cycle of Violence (Tool)

A useful tool which assists the families affected by domestic abuse to understand the cycle of violence. Click here to view/download the tool Click here to view/download the explanation of the theory


Children’s Domestic Violence Wheel (Tool)

A great tool which helps social workers explain to the parents how domestic abuse affects children. Click here to view/download It is recommended to be used in conjunction with: The Power and Control Wheel The Equality Wheel, and Cycle of Violence Wheel  


Domestic Violence Safety Plan (6 pages)

A personalised safety plan is a way of helping a woman to protect her and her children during domestic abuse incidents. It helps plan in advance for the possibility of future violence and abuse. It assists the woman to think about how she can increase…


Managing jealousy leaflet

A 4-page leaflet providing information on how to spot when jealousy is excessive and providing 10 tips how to address it.


The Power and Control Wheel (The Duluth Model)

The Power and Control Wheel is a tool that helps explain the different ways an abusive partner can use power and control to manipulate a relationship. Social workers can use it to help a victim recognise any of the warning signs in their own relationship.


The Equality Wheel (The Duluth Model)

The Equality Wheel describes the qualities involved in healthy relationships. The Equality Wheel shows the changes needed for men who batter to move from being abusive to non-violent partnership. It is best used with the Duluth Power and Control Wheel.