Free webinar on Coercive Control. 10 – 11:30am (EST)
As part of the 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women, the Gender Research Network at the University of Newcastle will host a free webinar discussing the current push to criminalise coercive control in NSW.
Laura Richards, a behavioural analyst from the UK who worked for over a decade at New Scotland Yard and has spearheaded campaigns that led to stalking and coercive control being criminalised in the UK.
Hayley Foster, the Chief Executive Officer of Women’s Safety NSW, a peak representative body for women’s specialist domestic and family violence services in NSW.
State Member for Shellharbour Anna Watson, who has introduced the bill to criminalise coercive control to the NSW Parliament.
The webinar will be facilitated by Dr Kcasey McLoughlin, Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Newcastle.
Please indicate your intention to attend by registering through Eventbrite and you will be sent access details to the webinar.