Talking about Respect

Talking about Respect

Here at Coode & Corry we have always been concerned about the rates of domestic violence in the community, and in 2012 and 2013 we started to reach out to community groups to see if anyone wanted us to speak with them about domestic violence and respectful...

Penrith Lady Lawyers

We have been involved in a group of local lawyers called "Penrith Lady Lawyers" since it was created in 2013.  As the name suggests it is a group for female lady lawyers, we try to meet regularly despite our busy schedules to share our knowledge and business skills...
No Respect, No Relationship

No Respect, No Relationship

Domestic Violence Unfortunately many of us have heard the statistic that one woman in Australia is killed every week by a current or former partner. What many of us probably don’t realise is that there are many other forms of domestic violence which have a far broader...

Pastoral Care and Domestic Violence

As part of a recent seminar that I was giving I asked some other family law practitioners for their comments on pastoral care, and some helpful examples of pastoral care provided to their clients.  I could summarise their advice with two statements, encourage your...