Respect Network Events 2016

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Respect Young People’s Services Networking Event

Tuesday 19th September 2017 | Shoreditch, London

Respect hosts an annual seminar for practitioners working with young people who use abuse in close relationships. The aim is to help promote service development and share best practice.

Through workshops and expert speakers, you will learn about the latest innovations in practice, current research and policy in this area.

The day is designed to be informative and experiential with ample opportunity for networking.

We have workshops planned on young parents, and speakers on internationally acclaimed work with adolescent to parent violence.

More information released as confirmed.

£120 inc. VAT for members | £156 inc. VAT for non-members
Reserve your place now by completing our online booking form!



Perpetrators: Innovation in Practice and Policy

Tuesday 1st November 2016 | Amnesty International, London.

This event aimed to examine work with perpetrators.

Speakers and workshops looked at how different DVPPs worked across the country work; how programmes can be successfully monitored and evaluated; and how up to date research has continued to develop after Project Mirabal.

We would like to thank all speakers and workshop facilitators for their input on the day.

Keynote and Guest Speakers:

‘On-going lessons from Mirabal’ – Professor Liz Kelly | CWASU, London Metropolitan University

‘Reaching Everyone Programme of Research on Violence In diverse Domestic Environments’ Dr Karen Morgan | University of Bristol

‘Making a difference: Monitoring and evaluating success of DVPPs’ – Nina George | Working with Perpetrators – European Network (WWP-EN)

‘Advancing theory and treatment approaches for males in substance misuse treatment who perpetrate intimate partner violence’ – Dr Polly Radcliffe | King’s College London

‘Caring Dads & Respect Joint Statement’ – Katreena Scott | University of Toronto & Sara Kirkpatrick | Respect

Respect Perpetrator: Innovation in Practice and Policy Main Slides (Morning)

Respect Perpetrator: Innovation in Practice and Policy Main Slides (Afternoon)


Guilt & Shame – Paul Wolf-Light | Ahimsa

Working with women who use intimate partner violence – Natalie Talbot | Care2Talk

Working with perpetrators in honour based cultures within children’s services – Kate Iwi | Positive Change Service, Tower Hamlets

Are randomised control trials appropriate for the field of domestic violence and abuse – Helen Cramer & Karen Morgan | University of Bristol

Partner perspectives of DVPP programme success:  How might they inform and help shape the work of Integrated Support Services (ISS)? – Dr Helen Perry-Bowen | Durham University & Nina George | WWP-EN

Caring Dads:Safer Children – Nicola McConnell | NSPCC & Neil Blacklock | Respect

What are the challenges and opportunities specialist organisations face when developing a pilot with non-specialist organisations? – Tania Woodgate | The Change Project, Relate Essex

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