Family Violence: Episode 2 – Helping a child navigate a relationship with an abusive parent

Family Clinic Specialists Practitioners Davide Di Pietro and Dianna Costa discuss the factors we need to think about and be aware of, when helping a child navigate a relationship with an abusive parent. Learn about the “drama triangle” and the...

Family Violence: Episode 1 – How to talk to kids about family violence

  This podcast is a must listen for families – parents and grandparents, whose lives are affected by family violence, as well as carers and educators of children. The Resilience Centre Family Clinic Director, Davide Di Pietro and psychologist, Dianna...

Deck the Halls Without Hitting the Deck – Surviving Christmas in separated families

Christmas can be a challenging time in all families, separated or not and nearly always requires a degree of flexibility. Clinical social worker Davide Di Pietro discusses with Leigh Hatcher the tricky subject of accommodating Christmas traditions, gifts, celebrating without...

The Separation Story – What will you tell your children?

In an era of marriage and family breakdown – many families are doing it on their own. Davide Di Pietro, a clinical social worker at the Resilience Centre, has had a wealth of experience helping parents and children navigate this...