International Research Conference on Family Justice

This fascinating conference is due to be hosted by Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK on 8th and 9th October 2016.

The Conference aims to provide delegates with the opportunity to share experiences of the impact of reforms to family justice in the UK, and discuss strategies and solutions for enabling children and their families to access justice when they are in crisis and turn to a system for help.

Key note speakers include:

The Rt. Hon. Sir James Munby, President of the Family Division and Head of Family Justice
Professor Brid Featherstone, Professor of Social Work, University of Huddersfield
Professor Judith Masson, Professor of Socio-Legal Studies, University of Bristol
Nicholas Stonor QC, Trinity Chambers Newcastle
Professor Kathryn Abel, Professor of Psychological Medicine, University of Manchester
Professor Karen Broadhurst, Professor of Social Work, Lancaster University

Abstracts for consideration as session papers and poster presentations can be submitted to:

For further information about the Conference, the submission of abstracts and booking details, please visit the dedicated page on the Northumbria University website.

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