Relationship Services Whakawhanaungatanga (now Relationships Aotearoa) undertook an evaluation of 15 years of domestic violence programme facilitation. Ideas were gathered from experienced facilitators, client evaluation forms were analysed and Maori staff were consulted. Key findings included the centrality of facilitator-client relationship to programme effectiveness. Issues of power, gender and culture were explored with recommendations for programme training, facilitation and regulations.


Creator | Kaihanga
Dr Glenda Dixon and Dr Kay O’Connor
Year of Creation | Tau
Publisher | Kaiwhakaputa
Relationship Services Whakawhanaungatanga (Relationships Aotearoa)
Creative Commons Licence
Attribution CC BY
Keywords | Kupu
Domestic Violence Programmes, Programme effectiveness, whanau, violence, gender, power, relationships, Maori world view
Main Language | Reo Matua
Submitter's Rights | Nga Tika o te Kaituku
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Bibliographic Citation | Whakapuakanga

Dixon, G., O’Connor, K. (2010). Facilitating domestic violence programmes: Listening to voices from the field. Relationship Services Whakawhanaungatanga unpublished paper 2010.New Zealand.

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