Early intervention in health settings

Projects in Program B

  • Evidence Synthesis


Randomised controlled trials for early intervention health system model

Quantitative evidence synthesis to develop early intervention health system models for all members of the family. More info


Patient perspectives and expectations of health practitioners

Meta-analysis of qualitative data on what women and Indigenous Peoples expect from health practitioners.


Health Practitioner perspectives

Meta-analysis of qualitative data on barriers and facilitators to identification and what factors promote readiness to respond in health practitioners’ services. More info


Primary health care interventions in low and middle-income countries

Systematic review of interventions in primary care.

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  • Technological Tools development

Online tools for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island peoples

Facilitation of early identification, response & referral through online platforms for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people.


Beyond Silence

Online resource for women experiencing intimate partner sexual violence, co designed with survivors. 


Better Man

Online early intervention tool for engaging men who use violence to seek help.


My Safety App

Development of an online app to support children experiencing family violence.



Implementation of an online healthy relationship tool and safety decision aid for women experiencing domestic violence into existing practice.


The FRIEND study

FRiends IntervENing in Dating violence (FRIEND) is a qualitative study of how friends respond to young women experiencing dating violence to develop a technological intervention. For a brief overview of this study, please click here.

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  • Testing in universal services of early intervention health systems model

The VOICE project

Interviews of women and psychologists receiving/giving counselling after experience of intimate partner violence, to inform a violence counselling framework.



Improving GP early identification, supportive and referral of and other culturally diverse women experiencing family violence.



Exploring through a case study approach the sustainability of screening and response to family violence in antenatal care.



Consultancy to assist redevelopment of Victorian risk assessment and management framework for family violence.



Implementation of a comprehensive educational program for general practitioners in the north-west Melbourne region.


Identifying and responding to domestic and family violence (e-learning course)

Provides practical ways that health practitioners can increase their skills in identifying and responding to domestic and family violence. More info

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