Seminar organised by the CSCR:
Date: Wednesday 22 November
Mia Scally (Lecturer in Criminology)
Women’s experiences of child custody in the context of intimate partner violence and abuse
Mia will be discussing findings from a qualitative secondary analysis of women’s experiences. She will outline 6 themes related to how women experience the child custody process and the role of professionals and the courts. Other findings will discuss the role of the father and the continuation of abuse as experienced by women, including the impact of this on mothers and children.