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The Hidden Scars: Understanding the Impact of Childhood Sexual Abuse

Childhood is supposed to be a time of innocence, joy, and exploration. Unfortunately, for too many individuals, this innocence is shattered by the devastating experience of childhood sexual abuse. Abuse leaves behind deep emotional, psychological, and physical scars that can last a lifetime. In this blog post, we will delve into the profound impact of [...]

By |2024-05-20T12:39:09+10:00May 20th, 2024|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Understanding Chronic Pain and Its Impact

Chronic pain is an invisible battle that millions of people face on a daily basis. Unlike acute pain, which is a temporary sensation triggered by an injury or illness, chronic pain persists for months and sometimes even years. In this blog article, we will explore the complexities of chronic pain, its impact on individuals' lives, [...]

By |2024-05-10T16:23:11+10:00May 10th, 2024|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Understanding Chronic Pain and Its Impact

Unravelling the Connection: Exploring the Link Between Sexual Abuse and Physical Illness

Sexual abuse is a devastating experience that affects individuals on multiple levels. While the emotional and psychological consequences are well-documented, the impact of sexual abuse on physical health is often overlooked. In this blog article, we will delve into the intricate relationship between sexual abuse and physical illness, shedding light on the long-term effects and [...]

By |2024-05-10T14:45:50+10:00May 3rd, 2024|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Unravelling the Connection: Exploring the Link Between Sexual Abuse and Physical Illness

Statutory Time Limits: Personal Injury Claims

When it comes to pursuing a personal injury claim in New South Wales, it is essential to be aware of the statutory time limits that apply to such claims. These time limits, also known as limitation periods, set a specific timeframe within which a claim must be filed. In this article, we will explore the [...]

By |2024-05-05T16:01:49+10:00April 23rd, 2024|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Statutory Time Limits: Personal Injury Claims

The Importance of Trauma Informed Practice for Lawyers

Lawyers play a crucial role in the legal system, advocating for their clients and seeking justice on their behalf. However, it is essential to recognise that many individuals involved in legal proceedings have experienced trauma in their lives. Trauma-informed practice for lawyers is a vital approach that acknowledges the impact of trauma on individuals and [...]

By |2024-04-12T17:54:40+10:00April 12th, 2024|Blog|Comments Off on The Importance of Trauma Informed Practice for Lawyers

Commonwealth Redress Scheme – Institutional Abuse

Redress Scheme for people who have experienced institutional child sexual abuse The Redress Scheme has been in the pipeline for some time, with an aim of providing support to people who were sexually abused as children while in the care of an institution. Subject to the passage of legislation, the Scheme will start on 1 [...]

By |2018-03-23T12:57:11+10:00March 23rd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Commonwealth Redress Scheme – Institutional Abuse

Blameless Accidents – What are they and what does it mean?

As a result of changes made to the Motor Accidents Compensation Act 1999, “blameless” accidents are now covered by the CTP scheme. But what is a blameless accident? A blameless accident is exactly as it sounds, that is, an accident where no one is at fault. The Act defines it as “a motor accident not [...]

By |2017-02-22T13:11:08+10:00February 22nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Blameless Accidents – What are they and what does it mean?
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