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Honour Based Violence seminar - EVENT CANCELLED

16 Jun 2022 09:30 - 12:30

Online Event

RCN Wales (Cardiff), Ty Maeth, King George V Drive East, Cardiff, CF14 4XZ

CPD hours: 3

This morning seminar aims for delegates to gain an understanding of FGM and the circumstances under which it is performed, and to have knowledge & understanding of forced marriage/honour-based violence.

Unfortunately due to low delegate bookings this event is now cancelled. 


This seminar is suitable for all members of the nursing team: registered nurses, Health Care Support Workers/ Health Care Assistants, and pre-reg. nursing students working in the NHS or Independent Health & Social Care Sector. This event is hosted by RCN Wales, but you do not need to be based in Wales to join us!

Topics include:

  • To Understand how ‘Honour’ impacts on Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) women’s response to Domestic Violence
  • To recognise the long/ short term health implications
  • To look at the motives behind Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
  • To understand how to support victims of FGM
  • To recognise the warning signs displayed by victims of Forced Marriage
  • To recognise risks involved in seeking help for victims of Forced Marriage
  • Factors to consider when supporting a victim of Forced Marriage
  • To know what steps to take to help the victim

For further information about the seminar, please email


RCN Wales (Cardiff)
Ty Maeth
King George V Drive East
CF14 4XZ

Page last updated - 09/06/2022