AIFS research explores the costs of family violence and strategies for the prevention of, and protection from, harm.
This resource from the Australian Institute of Family Studies challenges some of the common myths and misconceptions about sexual offending.
Report on the current state of knowledge on the impact of domestic and family violence (DFV) on parenting.
CFCA— Jun 2017
An exploration of strategies to engage and address issues for family members who are continuing to live with domestic violence.
Investigates the effectiveness of current mainstream, international, and Indigenous prevention programs and identifies principles of success.
Reviews the emergence of trauma-informed care in Australia and overseas and how it is being implemented in practice.
Examines the intersections between alcohol and other drug (AOD) use and sexual victimisation and trauma and their support sectors.
These guidelines have been developed to build the capacity of workers in the sexual assault and alcohol and other drug sectors to support clients.
This report provides a broad analysis of the issues raised by elder abuse in the Australian context.
This paper reviews what is known about the impact of domestic and family violence (DFV) on parenting.
CFCA— Dec 2015
An overview of the issues unique to domestic and family violence in regional, rural and remote communities.
The key goal of the research is to examine the extent to which the aims of the 2012 family violence amendments are being realised.
Compares the experiences of parents who had separated either before or after the family law reforms were introduced.
Presents the findings of the Court Outcomes Project, which forms part of the Evaluation of the 2012 Family Violence Amendments research program.
What are the findings of the Evaluation of the 2012 Family Violence Amendments to the Family Law Act 1975?
Does life satisfaction improve or decline as people grow older? What happens to people's outlook as they pass through the common events of life?
This paper establishes the current state of knowledge on the association between alcohol and drug use and sexual violence.
What are the conceptual, policy and practice challenges that the prevention of child sexual abuse presents?
Presents findings from Wave 3, conducted in 2012 with 9,028 parents five years after separation.
Features case studies and a service map comparing programs from New South Wales and other states.
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