Ravi Thiara

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Talking about Domestic Abuse

A Photo Activity Workbook to Develop Communication between Mothers and Young People

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Talking about Domestic Abuse is an activity pack for children of nine years and above and adolescents where families have experienced domestic abuse, to help and encourage them to open up to their mothers about their distressing experiences. The authors explain the need of young people to communicate with their parents about painful memories.

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Talking to My Mum

A Picture Workbook for Workers, Mothers and Children Affected by Domestic Abuse

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Talking to My Mum is an activity pack for five-eight-year-olds whose families have experienced domestic abuse to help and encourage them to open up to their mothers about their distressing experiences. The book is full of illustrated worksheets featuring animal characters who encourage the young reader to explore a range of memories.

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Disabled Women and Domestic Violence

Responding to the Experiences of Survivors

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book uncovers the experiences of disabled women who have suffered domestic violence, drawing on the first UK national study conducted in this area. It discusses the nature of violence perpetrated against disabled women and the range of its impacts, and outlines how services can be developed and improved, pointing to examples of good practice.

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Violence Against Women in South Asian Communities

Issues for Policy and Practice

Illustrated by Rowena Macaulay; Foreword by Liz Kelly; Edited by Ravi Thiara and Aisha Gill
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book explores the key theoretical and empirical issues involved in gendered violence, ethnicity and South Asian communities. The editors draw together leading researchers and practitioners to provide a critical reflection of contemporary debates and consider how these reflections can inform policy, research and practice.

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Domestic Violence and Protecting Children

New Thinking and Approaches

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Describing some of the innovative work taking place in domestic violence and child protection work, this book looks at how interventions for children exposed to domestic violence are being developed, how services for abusive fathers have evolved and discusses a number of new initiatives in the field of interagency risk assessment.

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