Abusive Behaviour Conference 2017

Aston Webb - Main Lecture Hall - Block C - University of Birmingham - Edgbaston - B15 2TT - Birmingham
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Life and Environmental Sciences
Friday 9th June 2017 (09:00-18:00)
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Theme: Abusive Behaviour: Origin, Impact, and Recovery

This conference aims to highlight the negative impact of abusive behaviour and to promote psychological recovery, including but not limited to intimate partner violence, child abuse, self-blame, re-victimization, and recovery from trauma.


'Risk factors for offending indicating innovative approaches to treatment of offenders' 
Professor Anthony Beech (University of Birmingham)

'Prevalence and consequences of bullying: what health services could do' 
Professor Dieter Wolke (University of Warwick)

Interpersonal violence, abuse and social connectivity: exploring narratives from females serving a work based community' order' 
Dr Julie Taylor (University of Cumbria)

'Childhood adversity and domestic abuse'
Dr Nicola Graham-Kevan (University of Central Lancashire)

'Abusive behavior – the police journey for a victim' 
Sharon Smith (West Midlands Police)

'Health professionals’ responses to domestic abuse' 
Dr Caroline Bradbury-Jones (University of Birmingham)

'Bullying and violence in prison' 
Dr Kate Gooch (University of Leicester)

'How does maltreatment get under the skin: Considering risk and resilience' 
Dr Stephane De Brito (University of Birmingham)


Registration fee: £7 (lunch included)

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