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.

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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

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

Dr Ceryl Teleri Davies,
Bangor University

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

Professor Bridget Penhale,
University of East Anglia.

Domestic Abuse:
the impact on children & supporting recovery

Sophie Bell and
Wendy Pimblett, NSPCC
.

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

Systematically identifying and prioritising domestic abuse perpetrators for targeted intervention

Professor Amanda Robinson,
Cardiff University

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

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

Conference
Closing
Video

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

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

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

Dr Sarah Wallace and
Professor Emily Underwood-Lee

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

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

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

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

The hidden issue that is everyone’s business – empowering bystanders
against domestic abuse

Bryony Parry,
Wales Violence Prevention Unit

Creative

Interview with
Professional Artist, on her Disappearing Women project

Henny
Beaumont

Releases
of the Disappearing Women portraits and videos

Henny
Beaumont

Do you
see
me?

Dewi’s
Choice

Hidden
Voices
(Practitioner Film)

Dewi’s
Choice

Resources

Resources
All resources related to the conference will be updated here.