Preventing gender-based violence in inpatient mental health units
Dr Juliet Watson, RMIT University (Early Career Researcher)
Dr Chris Maylea, RMIT University
A/Prof Suellen Murray, RMIT University
A/Prof Russell Roberts, Charles Sturt University
Mental Health Legal Centre Inc.
NorthWestern Mental Health
Victoria Legal Aid
Safe for women? Preventing gender-based violence in mental health inpatient units
Drawing on findings from ANROWS research led by Dr Juliet Watson of RMIT University titled “Preventing gender-based violence in mental health inpatient units”, this panel of advocates, researchers and practitioners discuss: women’s experiences of gender-based violence in inpatient mental health units, how current practices are not keeping women safe and what changes can be made to improve mental health inpatient services.
Women with disability (as explicit topic).
Funded by Australian Commonwealth, state and territory governments under ANROWS’s 2017 core grant round.