He presented on The Crucial Role of the General Practitioner (GP) in relation to family violence, noting that GPs are often the first point of contact for people affected by family violence.
Scott stated that “the importance of the role of the GP in creating a safe space can’t be underscored enough,” and he discussed issues for GPs to consider when treating patients who are perpetrators or victims of family violence.
Health Ed also interviewed Scott for two videos about the management of family violence, and the impact and prevalence of family violence in Victoria and Australia.
The presentation and two videos are available at the following links:
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