Webinar: Introduction to Violence Against Women with Disabilities
Women with Disabilities Victoria, Workforce Development Program on Gender and Disability (WDV) and Genetic Support Network of Victoria (GSNV) present: Introduction to Violence Against Women with Disabilities webinar.
This webinar will show how gender and disability inequality drives violence, and how you can contribute to violence prevention through your work. You will gain awareness of the causes and types of violence;dynamics of power and control; an introduction to managing disclosures; and referral organisations and self-care. You will be directed to resources to support you in your work. The webinar will also include a panel discussion with experts in family violence, disability and advocacy
This webinar will benefit genetic support group members, advocates allied health professionals, parents and/or carers, students, and academics.
This webinar is jointly presented by Women with Disabilities Victoria (WDV) and Genetic Support Network of Victoria (WDV).
Date: Thursday 3rd September 2020
Location: online via Zoom (details will be provided upon registration)