Mental Health in the Context of Domestic Abuse

You can find the agenda and all the presentations and related documents in the table below:


Presentations and Related Documents 


Arrival and Registration  


Welcome and Introductions -  Mary Phillips, Chair of the Scrutiny Panel, Chief Constable Francis Habgood and HH Judge Zoe Smith

Francis Habgood Presentation 


Mental Health in the Context of Domestic Abuse - Rachel Bellenger, Care Coordinator, South Oxon Mental Health Team



Table top exercise - Mental Health


 Exercise Notes


Wrap up session - Rachel Bellenger  




Identifying and Reducing Risk - Dr Jane Monkton-Smith, Senior Lecturer in Criminology, University of Gloucester


Dart Leaflet


Table Top Exercise - Identifying Risk and Sharing Information


Exercise Notes


Wrap up session - Dr Jane Monkton-Smith  




The role of the Health Professional & IRIS project - Dr Gene Feder, Professor of Primary Health Care



Table top exercise - Moving Forward


Exercise Notes


Wrap up session and closing - HH Judge Zoe Smith  




CPS Thames and Chiltern - Ruth Bowskill, Deputy Chief Crown Prosecutor

  • Domestic Abuse & Mental Health Policies and their application in the legal process
  • How charging decisions are reached
  • How we work with the police & robust case building


Perpetrator Services - Liz Jones, Domestic and Sexual Abuse Co-ordinator, Oxford City Council



Victim Services - Shona Morrison, Office of the PCC Decision paper for Domestic Abuse and Complex Needs


Close - Anthony Stansfeld  

 Further Information



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