• Domestic Violence

    For those directly or indirectly involved with or who have experienced domestic violence or abuse it is a life changing experience; which has both short term and long term affects, and the impact can ripple out to all involved.

    On this page we will focus on domestic violence through a variety of information products to gain an awareness and understanding around the complexities and difficulties around domestic violence.

    The Last 10 Posts on Domestic Violence

    How to Recover after Domestic Violence – Tina Royles; Domestic Violence Expert & Relationship Specialist
    January 26, 2017 - 0 comments

        Today my book ‘WHEN THE APPLE OF YOUR EYE IS ROTTEN AT THE CORE’ is relaunching…WHY…Because the issues are still sadly as present and pertinent today as they were three years ago when I first launched this book. Still agencies and organisations aren’t working as effectively as they could, should or need to […]

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    Repeat Victimisation Down? – Tina Royles; Domestic Violence Expert & Relationship Specialist
    January 24, 2017 - 0 comments

    Lot’s of stuff around in the media at the moment around stats referring to repeat victimisation being down; largely due to targeted campaigns, raising awareness and joined up projects etc… and yet, although as a whole this is a positive thing, I always have in my mind a slight concern as to whether this is […]

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    Unscrupulous Landlords and Domestic Violence Victims – Tina Royles
    August 11, 2016 - 0 comments

    The below article from The Telegraph indicates the plight some victims of domestic violence/abuse face when they have built up the courage to leave their abusive relationship and then find themselves living in unacceptable conditions in accommodation that often isn’t fit for purpose, and landlords are taking advantage of the victims situation, vulnerability, and lack […]

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    Charity criticises Nadia Sawalha for DV comments on Loose Women – Tina Royles
    August 10, 2016 - 0 comments

    Seriously… I find it hard to believe that there is media coverage and criticism over Nadia Sawalha comments over strong women and domestic violence, when the programmes coverage was in fact extremely balanced and great for raising awareness. (see below clip) Criticising an individual for having their voice and sharing their opinion is something perpetrators and […]

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    Domestic Violence book helps raise awareness
    June 3, 2016 - 0 comments

      Having worked within the field of domestic violence and relationship challenges for over twenty plus years, in a variety of practitioner, managerial and strategic positions, and having also experienced it first hand on a relationship front, in 2013 I took the plunge and published a book on domestic violence for all to see. Being […]

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    I feel like I’m losing the will to live with Domestic Violence sometimes!
    February 18, 2016 - 0 comments

      Having worked in the arena of domestic violence for a quarter of a century now, I have seen the services, resources, tools and initiatives grow and improve, and I have seen the services, resources, tools and initiatives diminish in quality and quantity, and I have seen ideas go full circle several times over, I have seen […]

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    Hozier Video raising awareness of domestic violence – Tina Royles
    February 17, 2016 - 0 comments

      Normally I’m all for any publicity that raises awareness of domestic violence… But I have to say I’m really uncomfortable with not only the video which accompanies the song ‘Cherry Wine’ but the words to the song also. From comments Hozier has made, the aim is to get perpetrators to ‘face up’ to what they […]

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    “Domestic violence isn’t anything to laugh or boast about” by Tina Royles
    June 25, 2015 - 0 comments

    Domestic violence isn’t anything to laugh or boast about and yet still it happens. Whether the laughter happens down the pub, or a sports field, in the gym or within the media environment. Domestic violence isn’t a laughing matter. Why do some individuals think that it enhances their reputation to boast about violence? I have […]

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    ‘Reflection’ on Domestic Violence
    February 17, 2015 - 0 comments

    Reflection             What could I not see Was there something, wrong with me Should I have read the sign Or was it just, inside my mind Being consumed with inner pain How many others felt the same I keep on looking but it does not show Are they also afraid […]

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    How To Rebuild Your Life After Domestic Violence
    February 9, 2015 - 0 comments

    How To Rebuild Your Life After Domestic Violence… is a question most victims of domestic violence struggle with, and it is one of the reasons that some victims stay in the abusive relationship because of the fear and uncertainty that they perceive lies ahead. There are lot’s of support agencies, and organisations within the communities […]

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