Women’s experiences of Domestic Violence and Abuse



Advisory Panel

Sara Ryan
Senior Research Lead, Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford

Alison Gregory
Senior Research Associate, Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol

Helen Salisbury
GP Principal, Lecturer and Medical Advisor to the Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford

Fiona Duxbury
GP Principal, Oxford, Author of the Royal College of General Practitioners e-learning modules on Domestic Violence and Abuse

Lisa Johnson
Manager of Direct Services, Women’s Aid

Kate Barnes
Senior Help-line Support Worker, Women’s Aid

Medina Johnson
National IRIS Manager, Nextlink Domestic Abuse Services, Bristol

Roxane Agnew-Davies
Director, Domestic Violence Training Ltd

Morgan Fackrell
Chief Executive, Cardiff Women’s Aid
Women survivors of domestic violence and abuse
A group of six women who provided support and input to the development of the Healthtalk DVA module throughout.

Thanks to all the participants who shared their experiences of domestic violence and abuse, the Advisory Panel, our transcribers, and the organisations that supported us: NextLink, Solace Women’s Aid, Cardiff Women’s Aid and Women’s Aid UK.

Supported by:

This is a summary of independent research funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) under its Research for Patient Benefit Programme (Grant Reference Number PB-PG-0712-28011). The views expressed are those of the authors, and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health.

Grant Holders:
Maggie Evans
Gene Feder
Helen Salisbury
Sue Ziebland
Emma Williamson
Roxane Agnew Davies
Alison Gregory
Morgan Fackrell
Sara Ryan


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