Yes, it’s 2018 and our calendars have turned, but what better way to start a new year than with a lovely memory from the last weeks of the past year? Amidst the excitement of the festive break, and sweltering heat, we didn’t want to miss acknowledging our dear QCDFVR friend, Dr. Jackie Huggins A.M. In [...]
We would like to wish our friends, frontline practitioners and stakeholders a happy and safe 2018. For those affected by violence and those who support those impacted, may we wish you courage and resilience in this new year. We look forward to creating and sharing knowledge in a combined effort to make for a safer [...]
We invite you to enjoy an overview of our highlights from 2017; including flagship events, student projects, and ongoing research efforts. Many thanks to our friends, frontline practitioners and stakeholders for their ongoing support! https://youtu.be/_julmgL_32w
The Queensland Centre for Domestic and Family Violence Research would like to wish you and yours a Merry Christmas and a bright, happy and safe New Year!
The Queensland Centre for Domestic and Family Violence Research will close Friday 22nd December and re-open Tuesday 2nd January 2018. If you require emergency assistance, please call 000. Otherwise, if you have other enquiries related to domestic and family violence please call DVConnect on 1800 811 811.
The latest edition of the QCDFVRe@der is now available via pdf or issuu. Inside this issue you will find: Director's Report Research Update Education and Training Update Hearing the Silence of Too Many Women with Physical Disability Living with Abuse/ Violence Engaging and working with people who use violence - learnings from community initiatives Queensland Gendered Violence Practitioner [...]
Jackie Burke, Jackie Burke Psychology & Consulting Jackie Burke, Jackie Burke Psychology & Consulting presents 'Working with People who have experienced Sexual Violence' at the 'New ways of working: Queensland Gendered Violence Practitioner Forum' hosted by QCDFVR in Brisbane. Jackie is a registered psychologist with 20 years’ experience in counselling and consultancy services. She [...]
The Relationship between Gender and Coercive Control in the Context of Domestic and Family Violence This presentation explores the relationship between gender and the expression of coercive control in the context of domestic and family violence in Australia. It highlights how gender dynamics contribute to patterns of abusive behaviour which shape men's control over women [...]
Alan Jenkins, NADA Consulting Alan Jenkins, NADA Consulting presents 'Working with Fathers in Family Violence - Generativity in Practice' at the 'New ways of working: Queensland Gendered Violence Practitioner Forum' hosted by QCDFVR in Brisbane. Alan has worked in a range of multi-undisciplinary teams addressing violence and abusive behaviour for more than 30 years. Rather [...]
Carolyn Markey, St. John's Grammar School, Uniting Communities & The Dulwich Centre Carolyn Markey, St. John's Grammar School, Uniting Communities & The Dulwich Centre presents 'Bringing forward families’ skills, knowledge & ethics in the wake of gendered violence' at the 'New ways of working: Queensland Gendered Violence Practitioner Forum' hosted by QCDFVR in Brisbane. Based [...]