Chamber: Committee on 12/03/2020
Item: Joint Select Committee on Australia's Family Law System - 12/03/2020 - Improvements in family law proceedings
Questioner: CHAIR; Hanson, Sen Pauline; Perrett, Graham, MP; Chandler, Sen Claire; Waters, Sen Larissa; Polley, Sen Helen
Answer: Ms Sillars; Dr Matthewson
Parental Alienating Behaviours
are Child Abuse & Family Violence.
This serious form of abuse and family violence can no longer be ignored. Parental alienating behaviours must be acknowledged in Australia as it is in other parts of the world. We need legislation that not only acknowledges its existence but firmly and clearly legislates against it.