Using technology to improve safety and accountability for parents

The 2018 STOP Domestic Violence Conference will be held next week at the QT, Gold Coast over 3 and 4 December with optional workshops on 5 December.  Joining us at the conference is Ms Wendy Oxenham, CEO at Divvito who will present on ‘Using technology to improve safety and accountability…

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Neither seen nor heard: elevating children in our response to family violence

The upcoming 2018 STOP Domestic Violence Conference will be held at QT, Gold Coast next month over 3 and 4 December with optional workshops on 5 December.  Joining us at the conference is Ms Liana Buchanan, Principal Commissioner with the Commission for Children and Young People (Victoria) who will present…

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Join Industry Leaders at the 2018 STOP Domestic Violence Conference

The annual STOP Domestic Violence Conference will be held at QT, Gold Coast on Monday 3 and Tuesday 4 December 2018 with optional workshops on Wednesday 5 December.   The objective of the conference is to provide a platform for a unified voice to share, network and collaborate on the…

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Reclaim Your Life: Securing a New Home After an Abusive Relationship

This post was approved by Community Alliance Against Family Abuse and A Safe Place.  Remember: Computer activity can be tracked. Learn more about Internet safety here. At Redfin, we are overjoyed when someone finds the home of their dreams. We thrive on it! However, we also understand that sometimes the joy of a new home…

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Adolescent to Parent Abuse: A Discursive Analysis of The Perspectives of Helping Professionals

Clear your calendar this December for the 2017 STOP Domestic Violence Conference Australia, held at Rydges Melbourne. Miss Emily Coxall, Psychologist at Caraniche joins us this year to discuss “Adolescent to parent abuse: a discursive analysis of the perspectives of helping professionals“. Theorists argue that people’s perceptions of phenomena are influenced by social,…

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Domestic Violence: A Mother’s Story About Her Son’s Anger and Breaking the Cycle of Abuse

Jean’s son began acting out aggressively when she left his father, who was abusive and controlling. Her decision to get out was the culmination of years of domestic violence from two partners. However, despite Jean — not her real name — leaving her abusers behind, the long-term effects of trauma…

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