Kirsty Forsdike

BA (Hons), PgDipLaw, PgDipLegalPractice, Senior Research Officer, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Vic

‘It’s a necessary evil’: Experiences and perceptions of mandatory reporting of child abuse in Victorian general practice

General practitioners and practice nurses need to be provided with greater support and training to undertake the emotionally challenging role of mandated reporters of child abuse.

‘No one teaches us how to deal with this’: General practitioners’ experiences of working with men who use violence in relationships

There are key gaps in general practitioners’ knowledge and confidence about identifying and responding to men’s use of violence in relationships.