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May 2016

31 May 2016

News coverage of the recent Qld Indigenous Family Violence Prevention Forum

7News Mackay coverage of the recent Qld Indigenous Family Violence Prevention Forum held in Mackay.

27 May 2016

To screen or not to screen seminar video now available

Our latest seminar is now available for viewing.

17 May 2016

A new service for men

DEVON Cuimara from Western Australia found a gap in domestic and family violence services. He founded the Aboriginal and other males Healing Centre in Newman, Pilbara at the start of 2014.

17 May 2016

Criminal action against violence

Domestic and family violence is being viewed less as a civil matter and more of a criminal matter, according to the Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Legal Service community development manager Thelma Schwartz.

10 May 2016

Spirituality and community healing: Indigenous statewide forum aims to prevent family violence

More than 100 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who work in the field of domestic violence prevention and support have taken part in a Queensland statewide forum.

3 May 2016

New webinar video available - Engaging with Domestic and Family Violence Perpetrators as Fathers

"Engaging with Domestic and Family Violence Perpetrators as Fathers" presented by Dr Silke Meyer is now available for viewing.

April 2016

26 April 2016

Forum registrations now closed

Due to popular demand, registrations are no longer open for the 2016 Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Prevention Forum. We apologise for any inconvenience. Please contact the Centre on 07 4949 3320 if you have any enquiries, or would like to be wait listed for this event.

13 April 2016

‘To screen or not to screen . . .’ That is the question . . .

***IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING THIS EVENT: Due to a technical problem, if you registered before the 13th April, please re-register. If you have any questions regarding your registration, please contact CDFVR as soon as possible.***

This event explores the perspectives of Queensland researchers and practitioners in the gendered violence field.

7 April 2016

A round table with Associate Professor Annabel Taylor and Dr Shannon Murdoch

In this conversation Annabel and Shannon discuss The Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP) program, a leadership program focussed on education and prevention through bystander intervention.

March 2016

31 March 2016

Latest CDFVReader out now

The latest CDFVReader (our quarterly publication) is out now.

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Latest Research Seminar

To screen or not to screen panel

Introduced by Dr Annabel Taylor
Presented by Dr Kathleen Baird and Dr Deborah Walsh
Panel members: Renae Majcen and Lydia Mainey

“There has been much debate about the safe and effective identification in healthcare settings of women experiencing intimate partner violence.