The research Sexual Trauma and Abuse: Restorative and Transformative Possibilities? was launched today Monday 1st December 2014 in Dublin Castle. The research a collaboration between Facing Forward  Dr Marie Keenan of the School of Applied Social Science at UCD and Bernadette Fahy, a counselling psychologist, was widely covered in the  media today.

1/12/2014 Read Irish Times Press coverage here

1/12/2014 Read Irish Examiner Press Coverage here

1/12/2014 Read Irish Independent Press coverage here

1/12/2014 Newstalk Breakfast Interview Listen here (at 20.30 mins)

1/12/2014 A new report says a restorative justice programme could help victims watch here

1/12/2014 RTE Drive Time Interview Listen here

2/12/2014 ‘I needed to meet my sex attacker to begin healing’ – one woman recounts meeting her attacker. Read here

2/12/2014 Newstalk Moncrieff Listen here (at 46 mins)

3/12/2014 Our justice system is failing rape and sex assault victims – Read here