What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.--Ralph Waldo Emerson



 Living with Death and Laughing at Life and Learning More: How to support Victims of Crime, Invited Lecture, Victim Support Services WA, Seasons Hotel, Perth WA, 2010.

Victims of crime in the Community: what are the issues they face?. Invited Presentation, North Beach Rotary Club, Karrinyup WA 21st January 2010.

Self-care for professionals working in high stress environments, Workshop Presentation, Pilbara Legal Service, Karratha WA, 2nd December 2009.

Professional advocacy for people working with people affected by abuse and trauma, Workshop Presentation, Pilbara Legal Service, Karratha WA, 2nd December 2009.

Models for understanding, assessing & intervening PTSD affected clients, Workshop Presentation, Pilbara Legal Service, Karratha WA, 1st December 2009.

Domestic Homicide Fatality Reviews: Can we afford not to invest in them?Key note presentation, Fatality Review Forum, Family and Domestic Violence Unit, WA Government, South Perth, WA, 24th of November 2009.

Supporting Secondary Victims of Homicide: Understanding the dimensions and dynamics, Doctoral Forum, Centre for International Health, Curtin University, Bentley WA, 3rd November 2009.

When things happen: there are three types of police women in the world... Policing for Women: Making it happen, 6th Women and Policing Conference, Duxton Hotel, Perth WA  4:00-4:30pm Tuesday, 25 August 2009.

Understanding and Responding to the Issues faced by Victims of Crime Presenting to Legal Services, Workshop Presentation, Legal Aid WA, Perth, WA, 11th August 2009.

Family and Domestic Violence: How it affects little people, Workshop Presentation, Baronia Women’s Prison, Bentley WA, 30th April 2009.

Coping with Trauma in victims of crime presenting to legal services Invited PresentationLavin Legal, Perth WA, May 2009.

The echoes of silent voices!Workshop presentation, International Homicide Conference, Brisbane QLD, Dec 2008

Victim of crime and Journalism – the impact of being subjected to media attention, Invited Presentation, ECU,Perth, WA, April 2008.

Voyages of Discovery, Keynote Presentation, WA Rotary Annual Meeting, Fremantle, WA, Oct 2007

Victims of Crime and Justice, Invited Keynote Presentation, WA Justice of the Peace State Conference, Perth, WA, 21st July 2007.

Victims Issues – family violence and post homicide: A Western Australian Perspective, Invited Presentation, Restorative Resources, Santa Rosa, CA, USA, 28th of August 2006

Victims Services: Who cares for those left after a homicide and for how long? Paper Presentation World Society of Victimology’s 12th International Symposium on Victimology, Orlando, Florida, USA, Tuesday 22 August 2006

Nothing Will Ever Happen…  What is challenged when it does and the victims’ responses’ Workshop Orlando, Florida, USA, World Society of Victimology’s 12th International Symposium on Victimology, Thursday 24 August 2006

World Society of Victimology, Victimology, Victim Assistance and Criminal Justice, New perspectives of victims of crime, Student presentation Dubrovnik, Croatia, May 2006

Stories of Courage and Survival: 101 in Family and Domestic Violence Awareness,Invited Educational Address, Zonta International, Perth Northern Suburbs Club, Rendezvous: Observation City, Scarborough, WA, 2005.

Living with Death and Laughing at life requires, hope, humility compassion and a desire for justice, Invited Educational Address, Rotary International, Heirisson Club, East Perth, WA, 2004.

The Needs of Victims of Crime: things to be aware of when developing and implementing policy, Invited Interactive Lecture, Crime Prevention Unit, Perth, WA, 2004.