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Coercive Control and Physical Abuse experienced by Young People

Last updated by Stephanie.Rosser@essex.gov.uk on Monday, April 3, 2023

 

The Children and Families Hub newsletter recently highlighted a video produced by the BBC about Coercive Control.

 

It may be useful for parents and practitioners who would like to better understand both coercive control and physical abuse that may be experienced by young people.

 

The video details how abuse can be perpetrated via the young persons online world as well as in person.


Please Note - The 17 minute video can trigger an emotional reaction, please don’t feel that you need to watch it and seek support should it raise any issues for you.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FvjmpiBscAw