Thea Brown

Thea Brown

Professor Thea Brown, Department of Social Work, Monash University, has focused much of her research on parental separation and divorce, and the problems associated with it including developing greater capacity for service provision within the family law socio-legal services system, now undergoing rapid change.

She has co-authored Child Abuse and Family Law with Renata Alexander (Allen and Unwin) and published book chapters and articles in refereed journals.

Her latest research, undertaken with the co-author of this book and others, cited as a source for the latest legislation, was released by the Attorney-General’s Department as: Family Violence and Family Law in Australia, the Experiences of Children and Adults from Families who Separated post 1995 and post 2006.