Category Archives: domestic/family violence

6 therapeutic jurisprudence practices for judges and courts…

In this blog we draw on an article by Paula O’Byrne where she explores some key TJ practices that can be used to improve the effectiveness of criminal courts…  Legal actors should be aware they function as a therapeutic agent … Continue reading

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A judicial officer assists offenders to set rehabilitation goals & strategies (TJ Court Craft Series #8)

The TJ Court Craft Series provides practical insights and tools for judges interested in therapeutic jurisprudence, problem solving or solution-focused approaches.  Read other blog posts in the Court Craft Series here. In this post Michael King, a judicial officer in Victoria … Continue reading

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Therapeutic jurisprudence articles – Domestic violence torts & more

From time to time we will post links to articles that examine a range of legal areas through the therapeutic jurisprudence lens… Click on the title to access the full paper Domestic Violence Torts: Righting a Civil Wrong, Camille Carey, University of … Continue reading

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Revenge Porn and Therapeutic Jurisprudence

Guest blogger Dr. Debarati Halder, managing director of Centre for Cyber Victim Counselling writes about Mitigation of Revenge Porn by the Adoption of Therapeutic Jurisprudence approaches by the Courts… Revenge porn, whether by children or by adults, has become a growing problem everywhere. … Continue reading

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Innovative Justice Responses to Sexual Offending

In this guest blog post the Centre for Innovative Justice (Victoria, Australia) explores the potential of therapeutic jurisprudence and restorative justice approaches to provide innovative justice responses to sexual offending… Despite the concerted efforts of advocates and reformers, our conventional … Continue reading

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