iv) Domestic and family violence by adolescents / young people (NEW)

Recent overviews

Elliott, K. B., Mcgowan, J., Benier, K. J., Maher, J. M., & Fitz-Gibbon, K. E. (2017). Investigating Adolescent Family Violence: Background, Research and Directions. Melbourne Vic Australia: Monash University. URL: https://www.monash.edu/__data/assets/pdf_file/0007/1532275/investigating-adolescent-family-violence-background-research-and-directions.pdf.

Fitz-Gibbon, K., Elliott, K. and Maher, J. (2018). Investigating Adolescent Family Violence in Victoria: Understanding Experiences and Practitioner Perspectives. Monash Gender and Family Violence Research Program, Faculty of Arts, Monash University.

Holt, A. (2013). Adolescent-to-Parent Abuse: Current Understandings in Research, Policy and Practice. Policy Press, Bristol

Holt, A. (ed.). (2016). Working with Adolescent Violence and Abuse Towards Parents: Approaches and Contexts for Intervention. Abingdon; New York: Routledge.

Holt, A. (2016). Adolescent-to-Parent Abuse as a Form of “Domestic Violence”: A Conceptual Review. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 17(5), 490-499.

Moulds, L. G., & Day, A. (2017). Characteristics of adolescent violence towards parents–a Rapid Evidence Assessment. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, 9(3), 195-209.

O’Hara, K. L., Duchschere, J. E., Beck, C. J., & Lawrence, E. (2017). Adolescent-to-parent violence: Translating research into effective practice. Adolescent Research Review, 2(3), 181-198.

Simmons, M., McEwan, T. E., Purcell, R., & Ogloff, J. R. (2018). Sixty years of child-to-parent abuse research: What we know and where to go. Aggression and violent behavior.


Further works

Baker, H. (2012). Problematising the relationship between teenage boys and parent abuse: Constructions of masculinity and violence. Social Policy and Society, 11(2), 265-276.

Broadhead, S., & Francis, R. (2015). The Making of Good Men and Women Working Group Summary Report: Responding to youth violence in the home and its harmful impacts on families and communities in Western Australia. Women’s Health and Family Services (WHFS).

Curtis, A., Harries, T., Moulds, L., & Miller, P. (2019). Addressing child-to-parent violence: developmental and intervention considerations. Journal of Family Studies, 1-18.

Howard, J., (2011). Adolescent Violence in the Home: The missing link in family violence prevention and response. Stakeholder Paper 11, Australian Domestic & Family Violence Clearinghouse, Australia.

Howard, J., & Rottem, N. (2008). It all starts at home: Male adolescent violence to mothers: A research report. Melbourne: Inner South Community Health Service.

Miles, C., & Condry, R. (2015). Responding to adolescent to parent violence: Challenges for policy and practice. British Journal of Criminology, 55(6), 1076-1095.

Miles, C., & Condry, R. (2016). Adolescent to parent violence: The police response to parents reporting violence from their children. Policing and society, 26(7), 804-823.

Moulds, L. G., Mayshak, R., Mildred, H., Day, A., & Miller, P. (2019). Adolescent Violence Towards Parents: A Case of Specialisation? Youth Justice, 1473225419880004.

Simmons, M. L., McEwan, T. E., & Purcell, R. (2019). “But All Kids Yell at Their Parents, Don’t They?”: Social Norms About Child-to-Parent Abuse in Australia. Journal of Family Issues, 0192513X19842587.

Stewart, M., A. Burns, and R. Leonard. (2007). Dark Side of the Mothering Role: Abuse of Mothers by Adolescent and Adult Children. Sex Roles, 56(3-4): 183.

Wilcox, P. (2012). Is parent abuse a form of domestic violence? Social Policy and Society, 11(2), 277-288.