When home is where the hurt is: understanding and responding to domestic abuse

Welcome to the ExChange Wales Summer Conference Series 2022. All resources related to the conference will be updated here. Follow the conference on Twitter: #ExChangeDV

Conference Launch

The conference commences on Monday 23rd May 2022. A launch video presented by Sara Kirkpatrick, Chief Executive of Women’s Aid Cymru, will be released here at midday. 

Webinars

When everything is turned upside down at home: Children who lost a parent due to domestic homicide

Professor Eva Alisic, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health

Wednesday 8th June,
10-11am

This is Abuse:
Young women’s experiences of sexual coercion

Dr Ceryl Teleri Davies,
Bangor University

Monday 13th June,
1-2pm

Violence against older adults: intergenerational aspects of abuse, neglect and exploitation

Professor Bridget Penhale,
University of East Anglia.

Wednesday 22nd June,
1-2pm

Domestic Abuse:
the impact on children & supporting recovery

Sophie Bell and
Wendy Pimblett, NSPCC
.

Monday 27th June,
10am-12pm

Videos
Links for all video resources for this conference are available to view here. You can also find all videos on our conference YouTube Playlist.

The end of
physical punishment
in Wales

Professor Sally Holland, Cardiff University, and former Children’s Commissioner for Wales

Thursday 16th June,
4:00PM

Systematically identifying and prioritising domestic abuse perpetrators for targeted intervention

Professor Amanda Robinson,
Cardiff University

Monday 20th June,
4:00PM

Learning from Domestic Homicides and Suspected Victim Suicides During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Katie Hoeger, Analyst for the Vulnerability Knowledge (VKPP), University of Oxford

Tuesday 28th June,
4:00PM

Conference
Closing
Video

Yazmin Khan, Analyst for the Vulnerability Knowledge and Practice Programme (VKPP)

Thursday 30th June,
4:00PM

Podcasts
This conference brings two special editions of CASCADE Talks. Direct links to the podcasts will be available here, or you can listen on streaming platforms.

Survivors’ stories:
Survivors of domestic abuse in conversation

Vicky Lang,
Women’s Aid Cymru

Thursday 26th May,
4:00PM

The Violence Against Women,
Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence (VAWDASV) Network

Dr Sarah Wallace and
Professor Emily Underwood-Lee

Monday 20th June,
4:00PM

Blogs
Blogs are available to read on the ExChange Wales website, with direct links posted here on each release date. In the meantime, you can read previous blogs.

‘Children: the invisible victims?’ 
Calls for improved domestic abuse support for children across Wales

Elinor Crouch-Puzey,
NSPCC

Monday 30th May,
10:00AM

Survivors’ stories: Domestic abuse
– being in care and my personal journey

Emilia Meissner, Project Worker, on behalf
of a young mother from Project Unity

Tuesday 14th June,
10:00AM

Complex or Complicated:
Evaluation of a whole family integrated domestic abuse (DA) programme

Dr Helen Richardson Foster and Professor Christine Barter, University of Central Lancashire

Monday 6th June,
10:00AM

The work of the Public Health Wales
Violence Prevention Unit

Bryony
Parry

Thursday 23rd June,
10:00AM

Creative

Interview with
Professional Artist, on her Disappearing Women project

Henny
Beaumont

Wednesday 1st June,
10:00AM

Releases
of the Disappearing Women portraits and videos

Henny
Beaumont

Periodically
Twitter: @ExChangeWales