Engaging mothers and children affected by family and domestic violence webinar

Emerging Minds and Mental Health Professionals' Network (MHPN), Australia, August, 2019

The webinar featured a facilitated interdisciplinary panel discussion of a case study. The panel comprised of Professor Sarah Wendt (Flinders University), Dr Aerinn Morgan (Uniting Communities) and Ms Megan Hughes (Women’s Safety Services). Dan Moss, Emerging Minds’ Workforce Development Manager facilitated the discussion.

Learning Outcomes

At the webinar’s completion, participants will be able to:

  • describe the impacts of family and domestic violence on mothers and their children
  • identify ways of engaging mothers that limit shame and stigma
  • describe the micro-skills of child-focussed practice when working with mothers and children affected by family and domestic violence.
Vimeo video: https://vimeo.com/356083318