End of Project Conference

FINAL CONFERENCE TO DISSEMINATE THE FINDINGS OF THE ESRC FUNDED MEN, SUBSTANCE USE AND RELATIONSHIPS STUDY

 GREAT HALL, KING’S COLLEGE, STRAND CAMPUS ON TUESDAY 2ND FEBRUARY 2016, 10-4.30 P.M

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 Quantitatively examined and compared the prevalence of IPV perpetration by males in substance misuse treatment in London and São Paulo.

  • Qualitatively examined and compared the cultural construction of IPV perpetration amongst men in substance misuse treatment in London and São Paulo.
  • Reviewed current policies, treatment protocols and care pathways for male substance misusing perpetrators in both countries.
  • Identified the barriers and facilitators to working with this client group in both countries.
  • Developed a cross-cultural Capability Framework for working effectively with male perpetrators in substance abuse treatment.

The event will involve international speakers and a chance to contribute to lively debate on the relationship between IPV and substance misuse. It will be of interest to practitioners, policy makers and academics working in the field of health, substance misuse and/or Intimate Partner Violence. Programme to follow

Refreshments and lunch will be provided. There will be no charge to attend this conference but places are limited. To register and for more information contact Polly Radcliffe polly.radcliffe@kcl.ac.uk

Learning Alliance Meeting March 2015

Dissemination of Research Findings

The Men Substance Use and Relationships research project includes researchers, policy makers, service providers and practitioners in the Intimate Partner Violence and substance use sectors. The idea of a Learning Alliance is that research findings are shared and disseminated at any early stage with policy makers and end-users.  On 18th March eighteen people attended our second National Learning Alliance meeting at the IOPPN, King’s College, London. Continue reading