Family law and violence
For the past 20 years, Thea's research focus has been on family violence. Earlier research in the Family Court prompted a 10-year retrospective study with colleagues on filicide deaths in Victoria, 2000 to 2009, and led to the Monash/Deakin Filicide Research Hub team’s desire to develop inter-country links to drive research and action on filicide internationally, and a national 12-year retrospective study on filicide.
Thea Brown's Articles
When parents kill
A study reveals that filicide is a regular occurrence in Australia, not a rare one.