Domestic Violence Training


Collette Winters is a national trainer specialising in domestic violence training, including DASH training, Coercive Control, MARAC, LGBT domestic abuse and the impact of domestic abuse on children and young people.

A qualified drug and alcohol worker, IDVA and ISVA, Collette also works with other specialists to be able to offer a range of open and commissioned training courses.

This includes training on the topics of substance use, sexual violence, Motivational Interviewing, Pattern Changing facilitation, professional self-care, police and social care responses to domestic abuse, mental health and domestic violence, child sexual exploitation, so-called Honour Based Violence, Forced Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation.

Collette has authored publications and contributed to conferences on domestic violence.  Tailored consultancy support for your organisation can also be commissioned.


If you are looking for personal domestic violence support for you or a friend please contact the 24 hour helpline or see Women’s Aid for more information.  If you are a man looking for support, please contact the Men’s Advice Line.