The video gives an overview of the harms of the so-called ‘Parental Alienation’ belief system, which is used globally to deny child sexual and other abuse. The group hopes this video will help raise awareness of the plight of mothers and children and the structural violence they face in family courts. You can find out more about the research by contacting Dr Dalgarno at: Elizabeth.email@example.com or via her website.
Dr Elizabeth Dalgarno, University of Manchester, received funding from UKRI to investigate the health impacts of family court proceedings with mothers in England and Brazil. These mothers worked with Dr Dalgarno, Dr Donna Bramwell, Steph Mitchell, Greg Williams and Prof Verma in collaboration with SHERA Research and expert by experience group, an advisory group of legal and health professionals and several partners including Dr Adrienne Barnett, Dr Emma Katz, Natalie Page, Paola Motosi, Dr Sonja Ayeb-Karlsson, CPI Voz Materna, Survivor Family Network and THECOURTSAID, to release the first combined output from this study.