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Domestic Violence Education Series

Synopsis
Gives an overview of the work of statutory agencies and other professionals who are working at the forefront of domestic violence. Focusing on the work of South Yorkshire Police, it gives an idea of the scale of the problem and shows how it is being dealt with. There are six separate interviews: a specialist domestic violence police officer explains how the police are developing new approaches to the problem, a solicitor explains the legal aspects, a specialist domestic violence counsellor talks about his work and the dynamics of family relationships, a clinical psychologist who has worked with the perpetrators of violence, a midwife talks about domestic violence and pregnancy, a child protection specialist explains the links between child abuse and domestic abuse, and finally there are two interviews with women who have been abused.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of production
2004
Subjects
Law; Social welfare
Keywords
domestic violence; police; social work training

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£40.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
120 minutes
Year
2012

Distributor

Name

Barnsley Television

Name

Concord Media

Email
sales@concordmedia.org.uk
Web
http://www.concordmedia.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01473 726 012
Address
Rosehill Centre
22 Hines Road
Ipswich
IP3 9BG
Notes
A long-established, not-for-profit organisation with a large collection DVDs, specialising in the sectors of general and mental health, child care, race relations, war and peace, addictions, the third world, ecology, civil rights, personal relationships, educational issues, and social work training. Concord also handles titles made for the Graves Medical Audio-visual Library. Sale on DVD. Formerly known as Concord Video and Film Council. In 2014 Concord began to offer selected films as Video on Demand, via Vimeo.

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