Modelling the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on violent discipline against children

Fabbri, C., et al. (2020). Child Abuse and Neglect, online publication. The COVID-19 pandemic could increase violence against children at home. However, collecting empirical data on violence is challenging due to ethical, safety, and data quality concerns. This study estimated the anticipated effect of COVID-19 on violent discipline at home using multivariable predictive regression models. Read the open-access article here.