On 14 March 2018, through the popular NIFVS Overcoming Barriers resource, 60 participants explored the specific support needs of CALD children who have experienced family violence and considered how cultural assumptions can impact the safety of women and children who experience family violence. Psychologist Jennifer Dawson and a panel of regional experts discussed how practitioners can enhance their culturally sensitivity and work towards strengthening the mother-child bond.

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View the presentation from the forum.

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