Implications of health issues experienced by adult survivors of sexual abuse
SDHI is delighted to announce 2 seminars, presented by Dr Sarah Nelson, SDHI Associate and Research Associate, Centre for Research on Families and Relationships, University of Edinburgh. The first seminar will be held on Thursday 6th October 2016 at 3pm in room 1G05, Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee DD1 5EN
‘Physical ill-health in abuse survivors: Somatisation or domestic torture?’
The second seminar will be held on Thursday 24th November 2016 at 3pm in room 1G05, Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee DD1 5EN
‘Radical change in mental health: Implications of the trauma paradigm’
In these two interlinked seminars, Dr Nelson raises challenging questions, from her new book “Tackling Child Sexual Abuse: Radical Approaches*”, about the wider implications of health issues experienced by adult survivors of sexual abuse.
*Nelson, S. (2016) Tackling Child Sexual Abuse: Radical approaches to prevention, protection and support, Bristol: Policy Press.
Please register your attendance at these FREE seminars by emailing Rosanne (r.c.bell @dundee.ac.uk)
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