New at AVA
17 Nov 2016
Exciting new opportunities
Would you like to join us in our work to end gender based violence and abuse? We are currently recruiting for two part time positions - a Training Administrator and a Trainer.
11 Nov 2016
Trauma informed approaches
As part of our Trust for London Project to improve access to safe housing for women facing multiple disadvantage AVA and Homeless Link held a one-day workshop exploring trauma informed approaches for women. The event brought together practitioners, academics, services and...
20 Sep 2016
Guidance on domestic abuse and change resistant drinkers
AVA and Alcohol Concern have released joint research and guidance on Domestic abuse and change resistant drinkers: preventing and reducing the harm. The guidance is based on lessons learnt from a review of Domestic Homicide Reviews where alcohol was involved....
Perspectives on adolescent to parent violence
An interactive, practical study day on Adolescent to Parent Violence (APV), designed to raise awareness of the topic and provide participants with an opportunity to explore the dynamics of the issue as a profile of domestic abuse.8 Dec 2016
Meeting the mental health needs of domestic and sexual survivors (OCN London accredited) 3-day training on 10 & 11 January and 1 February (admissions to this course are now closed)
This training is designed to raise awareness about how domestic and sexual violence and mental ill-health intersect and offer effective ways to engage with individuals who are affected by these issues.10 Jan 2017
How to use a Response-Based Approach with survivors of violence
Response-based therapy challenges the idea that survivors are passive and identifies the many everyday ways survivors of abuse resist.17 Jan 2017