Reproductive coercion and abuse
This practice guide describes the evidence on reproductive coercion and abuse (RCA). It covers: (a) what RCA is; (b) strategies used by perpetrators; (c) the impacts of experiencing RCA; (d) factors that influence a person’s risk of experiencing RCA; and (e) how to ask about RCA victimisation. Finally, some tips are provided for supporting clients who may be experiencing RCA.
MacDonald, J. B., Gartoulla, P., Truong, M., Tarzia, L., & Willoughby, M. (2023). Reproductive coercion and abuse. Retrieved from Australian Institute of Family Studies: https://aifs.gov.au/resources/practice-guides/reproductive-coercion-and-abuse
- Published: May, 2023
- Type: Evidence synthesis
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