Invited Conference speeches & Presentations

  • 18/06/2019:
    Exploring and reflecting on the reasons why children don't speak up about sexual abuse, based on direct experience. SAPHNA: Annual Conference hosted by Manchester Metropolitan University.
  • 18/06/2019:
    My direct experience of child sexual abuse, and why it's so hard to tell someone. NHS Walsall CCG: STP Safeguarding Learning Conference.
  • 21/02/2019:
    Responding to disclosures of child sexual abuse at work. London Ambulance Service: Safeguarding Conference hosted by Goldsmiths University.
  • 01/02/2019:
    Dare To Ask Merton training day. CLCH NHS Trust.
  • 30/01/2019:
    Why do children find it so hard to tell us if they're being sexually abused?
    North East Lincolnshire Council: Social Work Conference.
  • 19/11/2018:
    Dare To Ask Cumbria training day. Cumbria Health on Call.
  • 15/06/2018:
    Dare To Ask Manchester training day. Beam Project.
  • 07/06/2018:
    What safeguarding professionals needs to understand about child sexual abuse. SAPHNA: Annual Conference hosted by Manchester Metropolitan University.
  • 21/03/2018:
    Responding to child sexual abuse. NHS England Safeguarding Week Online Conference (Webinar).
  • 01/03/2018:
    What I wish someone had said to me at the time: my story of child sexual abuse and disclosure. NHS England: West Midlands Safeguarding Conference.
  • 24/01/2018:
    How to help children to tell you if they're being sexually abused. Hertfordshire Sexual Health Service: Safeguarding Conference.
  • 23/01/2018:
    My experience of intra-familial child sexual abuse, disclosure and the court process. Kingston & Richmond LSCB: Child Sexual Abuse Conference.
  • 05/09/2017:
    Why don't children tell us if they're being sexually abused? CLCH NHS Trust: Safeguarding Conference.
  • 26/04/2017:
    Young People Fixing CSE (presented and co-chaired). Fixers: CSE Conference.
  • 02/03/2017:
    Earlier intervention in child sexual abuse. Sandwell & West Birmingham CCG: Voice of the Survivor Conference.
  • 12/10/2016:
    How school nurses can help children to disclose sexual abuse. SAPHNA: Safeguarding Conference hosted by Northumbria University.
  • 06/10/2016:
    How can the police help children who are being sexually abused? Merseyside Police: Rape & Serious Sexual Assault Conference.
  • 16/09/2016:
    My experience of child sexual abuse and how I managed to tell someone. NHS Central Midlands: Annual Safeguarding Conference.
  • 05/07/2016:
    Feedback on police services following disclosure of child sexual abuse. Cheshire Constabulary: Serious Sexual Offences Training Day.
  • 18/03/2016:
    My story of child sexual abuse and missed opportunities for detection. NHS England: Annual Safeguarding Conference.