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Expressions of interest now open for new child and family support services in northwest Queensland.
Domestic violence reforms 'promising' but we must also focus on attitudinal change
CQUniversity recently approved two new units for 2017.
Messaging on Wicked Campers vans openly supports sexual violence and the company should be forced to conform to accepted community standards.
QCDFVR CQUniversity Mackay welcome Dr Nicola Cheyne from CQUniversity Brisbane Campus.
Dr Silke Meyer appointed to the Queensland Government's Domestic and Family Violence Death Review and Advisory Board
Congratulations to our colleague Dr Silke Meyer!
Given such insecurity and lack of safety in relation to education, and informed by the results of a global survey, the theme this year is:
Queensland’s policy and practice landscape has changed dramatically in recent months, as is reflected in the Queensland Women’s Strategy,
The Red Rose Foundation is arranging the visit to Queensland of two representatives from the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention (Institute), San Diego.
This week QCDFVR’s Senior Research Officer, Dr Heather Lovatt will be presenting at the Challenging The Mental Illness – Violence Nexus conference in Brisbane. This event is proudly presented by the Griffith University Violence Research and Prevention Program.
Latest Research Seminar
Dr Silke Myer, Dr Andrew Frost and Associate Professor Annabel Taylor.
Associate Professor Annabel Taylor, Dr Silke Meyer and Dr Andrew Frost discuss their experiences of the intersections of research, education, practice and policy. They explore the impact of research on their teaching, and how their work as teachers has shaped their understanding of the challenges faced by practitioners in the domestic and family violence field.
Featured Fact Sheet
This fact sheet about non-physical abuse was produced following research on intimate partner abuse in the Bowen Basin and Mackay region of Central Queensland. This fact sheet provides women with the opportunity to self assess their relationship; it affirms that non-physical abuse has serious effects and that women experiencing such abuse should seek help.