19 April 2021

Impacts of domestic violence on mothering

Clinical Mental Health Women

Dr Terri Foran and Associate Professor Elspeth McInnes AM discuss the common health issues for mothers and children living with domestic violence.


  • The common health issues for mothers living with domestic violence
  • The effects of domestic violence on the health and development of infants and children
  • How health professionals can assist women and children living with domestic violence

Host: Dr Terri Foran, sexual health physician; Conjoint senior lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

Guest: Associate Professor Elspeth McInnes AM, associate professor of sociology in education; Chair Human Research Ethics Committee, University of South Australia | UniSA Education Futures; Member, Centre for Research in Educational and Social Inclusion

Total time: 27 mins

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