Jatinder Kaur

Jatinder Kaur

Speaker

Ms Jatinder Kaur is the Director of JK Diversity Consultants. She is also an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker Specialist in working with migrant and refugee communities. Her professional career spans 15 years and across various scopes of practice: research, child protection, family support, refugee settlement support, domestic violence counselling, policy roles and teaching Social work practice. Since 2011, she has been delivering training workshops for professionals from multi-disciplinary background across Australia surrounding child welfare, mental health, domestic and family violence. She has published various research, presented conferences locally and internationally, and is also a member of Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) and on the Advisory Board of Sikh Helpline Australia. Recent publications: Kaur, Jatinder & Atkin, Nina (2018) ‘Nexus between domestic violence and child protection – multidimensional forms of oppression impacting on migrant and refugee women in Australia’, Australian Social Work Journal, 71 (2), 238-248 Forthcoming: Text Book chapter in: Child Abuse: Evidence, Prevention, Management and Policy Kaur, J (2019) chapter: Understanding child maltreatment across ethnic minority communities in Australia: physical abuse, neglect, witnessing domestic and family violence and child sexual abuse.