Middlesex University researcher seeks male victims/survivors to interview for research project

July 28, 2016
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Middlesex University researcher seeks male victims/survivors to interview for research project

We have been contacted by Clara Jones, a Masters student at Middlesex University, who is writing a dissertation on the topic of domestic violence against male victims/survivors. The purpose of the research is to gain an in-depth understanding of male ...
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The Denial of Female Domestic Violence (Dr Augusto Zimmermann, Quadrant, July-August 2016)

July 9, 2016
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The Denial of Female Domestic Violence (Dr Augusto Zimmermann, Quadrant, July-August 2016)

You may have seen the campaign against domestic violence running on Australian television. These ads are part of a $30 million federal campaign designed ‘to help break the cycle of violence against women and their children’. Curiously, it ...
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AIFS "Experiences of Separated Parents Study" reveals high levels of domestic violence against men

June 29, 2016
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AIFS "Experiences of Separated Parents Study" reveals high levels of domestic violence against men

In October 2015, the Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) released its Experiences of Separated Parents Study - part of its evaluation of the 2012 family violence amendments by the Federal Government. The study examined the experiences of two...
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Your help needed: crowdfunding to save lives

June 24, 2016
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Your help needed: crowdfunding to save lives

A suicide can leave an empty space that hurts a family for generations, in addition to the tragedy of the life lost. But there are actions we can take to reduce suicide and you can help put them into action. The Australian Men’s Health Forum is ...
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‘There is nowhere for us to go’: Domestic violence happens to men too (news.com.au)

June 10, 2016
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‘There is nowhere for us to go’: Domestic violence happens to men too (news.com.au)

The first time Nick’s* wife punched him in the face was because he hadn’t cleaned the bathtub properly. “At the time I felt that it was my job to fix it,” Nick says, “the male mentality is often that you fix things.”...
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Male Health in Australia – A call for action

June 9, 2016
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Male Health in Australia – A call for action

Despite three decades of adverse statistics, male health policy or rather the lack of it, continues to fail the Australian male Research continues to demonstrate a disproportionate gender differential in death and illness for males in Australia The Na...
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