Tag: risk management

Your role as a woman’s advocate will require you to engage in safety planning with the women you support. Safety planning is, in some ways, the other side of risk assessment: the more information you have about the women’s risk, …

How can I accurately assess risks my client is facing from her former partner? Read More »

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Luke’s Place Legal Director, Pamela Cross, in The Star on identifying the warning signs of lethality in abusive relationships: Last week, a relative of Dr. Elana Fric-Shamji sat silently in a north Toronto courtroom, watching as Dr. Mohammed Shamji appeared …

When men kill their partners warning signs often missed Read More »

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In 2011, Pamela Cross was commissioned by the Centre for Research and Education on Violence Against Women and Children at Western University to undertake research and write a report about confidentiality issues in the development and use of community collaborations …

Confidentiality issues in high risk domestic violence cases Read More »

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