In May, Seattle Children’s held a workshop for providers on the incidence of child abuse during COVID-19 and harm reduction strategies. View the video recording of the workshop, “Abuse at Home: Harm Reduction Strategies During the Covid-19 Pandemic.”

Training goals for the workshop included:

  • Intimate partner violence and child abuse projections, risk factors and resource utilization during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Potential consequences of physical distancing and quarantine across populations
  • Harm reduction strategies to use in the home
  • Community resources for people experiencing abuse or violence in the home