This short article highlights the importance of giving children a voice after cases of intimate partner homicide to better respond to their needs.
Trauma, grief and loss
We compiled recent resources and short articles that explore the intersection between the child protection and youth justice systems in Australia.
Event date: 7 September 2018, Melbourne, Vic.
This report argues that the mental health system lacks the capability and capacity to respond to the needs of young people affected by trauma.
Event date: 20 August 2018, Sydney, NSW.
Training – Blue Knot Foundation: Trauma-informed care and practice in domestic and family violence services
Event date: 20 July 2018, Melbourne, Vic.
This report discusses the development of a model of best practice for Men's Sheds to provide support for Aboriginal men who have experienced trauma.
This online resource offers guidance to primary health care providers who deliver services to refugees and asylum seekers.
Introducing the National Workforce Centre for Child Mental Health: A focus for all health and welfare practitioners
The National Workforce Centre for Child Mental Health aims to build workforce capacity to better support children at risk of mental health conditions.
Event dates: 27–29 March 2019, Brisbane, Qld.