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Elder Abuse and Coercive Control

Last updated: 23 November 2021

This conversation will discuss the ways in which older people experience coercive control as elder abuse.

Panelists will explore the connections and differences in this form of violence as it plays out in intergenerational relationships and intimate partner settings.

Join our experts as they talk through this complex issue, considering what it will take to improve the safety of people of all ages.

Journalist Paul Barclay will host the discussion with guests Dr Heather Nancarrow, Adjunct Professor of Practice, Monash University and Adjunct Research Fellow, Griffith Criminology Institute, Caxton Legal Centre Social Work Director Helen Wallace and Queensland Indigenous and Family Violence Legal Service Principal Legal Officer Thelma Schwartz.