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Focus on Family Safety: Risk Management in Practice forum

July 18, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

How do we turn our commitment to family safety into effective and efficient practice?

Be a part of the discussion and join us for an engaging forum exploring the implementation of systems to strengthen family safety in family law.

Guest Speakers include:
Professor Amy Holtzworth-Munroe, Clinical Psychologist and Researcher, Indiana University
Professor Amy Holtzworth-Munroe’s extensive research spans over 30 years, and includes developing best methods of identifying and assessing intimate partner violence (IPV) risks. Professor Holtzworth-Munroe’s cutting-edge work assists family law and health practitioners worldwide to implement evidence based approaches to IPV screening and risk assessment.

Dr Troy McEwan, Senior Lecturer in Clinical and Forensic Psychology, Swinburne University
Dr. Troy McEwan is a clinical and forensic psychologist and academic who specialises in risk assessment and treatment of stalkers and family violence perpetrators. She is co-author of various stalking risk assessment instruments and trains practitioners around the world in best practice responses to stalking. She is currently working with Victoria Police to introduce evidence-based risk assessment approaches for family violence cases.

Dr Jamie Lee, Principal Researcher, Relationships Australia South Australia (RASA)
As Principal Researcher at RASA, Dr. Jamie Lee will talk about universal screening using tools such as the Family Law Detection of Overall Risk Screen (FL-DOORS). Dr Lee will present on RASA’s successful agency-wide universal risk screening implementation, with nearly 10,000 clients screened at RASA since 2012.

Master of Ceremonies:

David Jenkin, Director of Howe Jenkin, Family Lawyers & Mediators

Supported by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre.


Focus on Family Safety Forum Flyer


$70 (full) $60 with promo code FOCUS2016 or $55 (concession/student) plus booking fee.  Includes drinks and nibbles.

Booking Information

For bookings go to: https://www.trybooking.com/200046

Discounts apply for group bookings, phone Sian, 8216 5200 for details.

Venue details:

UniSA, City West Campus, North Terrace, Adelaide
Lecture Theatre 1, Room BH2-09
Level 2, Barbara Hanrahan Building
Tram Stop City West

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