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CDV & Nickelodeon’s Emmy Nominated Children’s Program Spotlights Childhood Domestic Violence

CDV & Nickelodeon’s Emmy Nominated Children’s Program Spotlights Childhood Domestic Violence

“It was very unpredictable, we didn’t know what to expect…I believe my mom stayed because she wanted to make it work.” – Chelsea Waldroup   “When my parents would fight, to me that was normal because I didn’t know what a normal parent was at the time.” – Emily Waldroup These are just some glimpses of a Nickelodeon segment that first aired last year, profiling childhood domestic violence –...

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CDV, Nick News with Linda Ellerbee Program Receives Emmy Nomination

CDV, Nick News with Linda Ellerbee Program Receives Emmy Nomination

Special about Childhood Domestic Violence Accomplishes Three Critical Goals   Read the Hollywood Reporter article We could not be more honored to have had the opportunity to work with Nickelodeon in the creation of the Nick News with Linda Ellerbee special, “Family Secrets: When Violence Hits Home,” which was nominated for an Emmy Award last week.  The Hollywood Reporter covered the...

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5 Things I Shared with Graduates Who Grew Up Facing Adversity in Childhood

5 Things I Shared with Graduates Who Grew Up Facing Adversity in Childhood

Last week, I had a chance to speak with young men and women who just graduated; some from high school and some from college. They all had one thing in common — they grew up facing adversity in their childhood homes. They also shared one other common bond — they were not aware of, nor were they using, the unique gifts that experience left behind. As the class of 2015 takes their next step in life...

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