Our publications

Recent articles

Signorelli, M. C., Hillel, S.,3 Oliveira, D. C., Ayala Quintanilla, B. P. Hegarty, K., Taft, A. (2018). "Voices from low-and-middle-income countries: a systematic review of primary health care interventions within public health systems addressing intimate partner violence against women", BMJ Open 2018;8:e019266. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019266

Ayala Quintanilla, B. P, Taft, A., McDonald, S. & Pollock, W. (2018). "The impact of violence against women on severe acute maternal morbidity in the intensive care unit: a case-control study protocol", BMJ Open, 14;8(3):e020147. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020147

Mukumana, D. Brysiewicz, R. Collins, A. Rosa, W. (2018) “Genocide Rape Trauma Management: An Integrated Framework for Supporting Survivors”, Advances in Nursing Science., 41(1), 41-56.

Loney-Howes, R, January 2018, “Sexual assault reporting anonymous (SARA) application data: 2013-2016.” Report prepared for South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault (SECASA). Melbourne, RMIT University

Plug, S. & Collins, A. (in press) “It hurts to help: Vicarious trauma in sensitive research and community projects in South Africa”, Australian Community Psychologist, 29,1 (in press, accepted 6 Feb 2018)

Mukumana, D. Collins, A. Rosa, W. (in press) “Genocide Rape Trauma: A Conceptual Framework for Understanding the Psychological Suffering of Rwandan Survivors”, Research and Theory for Nursing Practice (in press, accepted August 26th, 2017)

Loney-Howes, R, forthcoming, “Shifting the rape script: coming out as a rape victim online”, Frontiers: A Journal of Women’s Studies.

Crombie, N., Hooker, L., & Reisenhofer, S. (2017). Nurse and midwifery education and intimate partner violence: A scoping review. Journal of Clinical Nursing. doi:10.1111/jocn.13376.

Hooker, L., Theobald, J., Anderson, K., Billett, P., & Baron, P. (2017). Violence against Young Women in non-urban areas of Australia: a scoping review. Trauma, Violence and Abuse, 1-15. doi:0.1177/1524838017725752

Taft, A., & Hooker, L. (2017). Domestic and family violence. In G. Thomson & V. Schmied (Eds.), Psychosocial resilience and risk in the perinatal period: Implications and guidance for professionals. Oxford: Routledge. ISBN: 978-1-13-810158-6

Wilson, I. M., Graham, K., & Taft, A. (2017). Living the cycle of drinking and violence: A qualitative study of women's experience of alcohol-related intimate partner violence. Drug and Alcohol Review. Special Issue: Intimate partner violence and substance misuse. 36(1);115-124 doi: 10.1111/dar.12405

Hooker, L., Samaraweera, N., Agius, P., & Taft, A. (2016). Intimate partner violence and the experience of early motherhood: A cross-sectional analysis of factors associated with a poor experience of motherhood. Midwifery, 34, 88-94. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2015.12.011

Hooker, L., & Taft, A. (2016). Using theory to design, implement and evaluate sustained nurse domestic violence screening and supportive care. Journal of Research in Nursing, 21(5-6), 432-442. doi: 10.1177/1744987116649633

Books and reports

Theobald, J., Murray, S. & Smart, J. (2017) From the Margins to the Mainstream: The Domestic Violence Services Movement in Victoria, Australia, 1974-2016, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne.

Kaspiew, R., Horsfall, B., Qu, L., Nicholson, J., Humphreys, C., Diemer, K., Nguyen, C., Buchanan, F., Hooker, L., Taft, A., Westrupp, E., Cooklin, A., Carson, R., & Dunstan, J. (2017). Domestic and family violence and parenting: Mixed-method insights into impact and support needs: Final report. Sydney: ANROWS. Final Report [PDF 6.88MB]

Kaspiew, R., Horsfall, B., Qu, L., Nicholson, J., Humphreys, C., Diemer, K., Nguyen, C., Buchanan, F., Hooker, L., Taft, A., Westrupp, E., Cooklin, A., Carson, R., & Dunstan, J. (2017). Domestic and family violence and parenting: Mixed-method insights into impact and support needs. Key findings and future directions. Sydney: ANROWS. Key Findings [PDF 914KB]

Hooker, L., Kaspiew, R., & Taft, A. (2016). Domestic and family violence and parenting: Mixed method insights into impact and support needs. ANROWS Landscapes: State of Knowledge Report.

Wild K, Taft A, Gomes L, et al. (2016) Building a primary health care response to violence against women: The knowledge and needs of midwives in three municipalities of Timor-Leste. UNTL, Dili and La Trobe University, Melbourne [PDF 4.2MB]

Hooker L, Taft A, Nicholson J, Westrupp E. (2015). Examination of children affected by family and domestic violence: Invited submission to the Human Rights Commission. [PDF 504KB]

Submissions

Wilson, I. (2016) Joint submission of the Judith Lumley Centre and the Centre for Alcohol Policy Research to the review of the Liquor Control Reform Act 1988

LAVAWN (2015) Submission to the Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence [PDF 550KB].

Opinion pieces

Wilson, I. & Taft, A. Alcohol’s link to domestic violence is in focus – now what? The Conversation, 24 Feb 2015. Available from: https://theconversation.com/profiles/ingrid-wilson-155461/articles

Fileborn, B and Loney-Howes, R, December 2017, “#Metoo, rape culture and the paradoxes of social media campaigns”, Social Justice Journal blog, http://www.socialjusticejournal.org/metoo-rape-culture-and-the-paradoxes-of-social-media-campaigns/