Responding to the 'Shadow Pandemic': Mental health and women - Webinar

December 04, 2020 at 2:12 PM

From the NZFVC


Wednesday 16 December 2020


2-3.30pm, NZDT (12noon-1.30pm, AEDT)


Online (Australia based)


Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre and Domestic Violence Victoria



The Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre is partnering with Domestic Violence Victoria, the peak body for specialist family violence services for women and children in Victoria, to host a monthly webinar series on responding to the 'shadow pandemic'. The series will run from August to December 2020.

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Speakers for this webinar:

  • Amanda Dashwood (Family Violence Specialist Advisor, Mental Health)
  • Jane Fisher (Director of Monash Global & Women's Health)
  • Jayashri Kulkarni (Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre)
  • Women's Health Victoria
  • Naomi Pfitzner (Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre)

Each webinar provides an opportunity to hear updates and findings from the family violence sector and the Monash research team investigating family violence during COVID-19, and from practice experts from relevant organisations..

This is the final webinar in this series.

Previous webinars (recordings now available):

  • The 'Shadow Pandemic': A bubble set to burst
  • Two critical issues: Women on temporary visas + Housing and homelessness
  • Keeping perpetrators 'in view' during COVID restrictions
  • Justice for women during COVID-19


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