The upcoming Men’s Voices conference on Saturday Nov 23 received a welcome boost with a really insightful Interview on Newstalk’s The Hard Shoulder on Wed Nov 20. Ivan Yates broached the subject of Domestic Violence with Professor Nicola Graham-Kevan who is an expert and has written extensively on the matter; she has collaborated with some of the best known names in the field.
Nicola is Professor of Criminal Justice Psychology in the School of Psychology at the University of Central Lancashire.
Ivan Yates asked some penetrating questions of Nicola about the nature of DV, the rates of perpetration and the kind of psychological abuse which centres around Coercive Control. This was very revealing, and Nicola demonstrated her knowledge of the subject in an impressive way. Here is the interview: