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Violent Relationships: A nonjudgmental approach to understanding and supporting survivors who stay

Tuesday, September 19th 2023
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
From $80.

Join us for this informative webinar, as we delve into a much-needed discussion on this controversial topic of compassionately understanding and being able to support victim-survivors who remain in violent relationships. According to the most recent research, “Personal Safety Survey Data, almost 1 in 3 (32%) Australians believed that women who do not leave their abusive partners are partly responsible for violence continuing”. (

Who should attend? This webinar is best suited to social workers (and other allied health practitioners) specializing in or interested in specializing in) working with family violence, a professional in child protection, public health sector, aged care, school, social justice, legal and court professionals, educators, community, disability, organisations, police, mental health practice and Social Workers in private practice.

Presenter - Caroline McGuinness is a passionate advocate for human rights and injustice, including a long-term commitment to see positive organisational change for Social Workers in their workplaces to co-design and embed wellbeing selfcare policies and practices to transform the work environment. With a background in child protection, domestic violence, and community development, she has developed a deep understanding of the challenges facing clients and fellow professional Social Workers, on the frontline.

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