Lecturer, Urban Housing and Homelessness, RMIT University
Dr Juliet Watson is Lecturer in Urban Housing and Homelessness and the Deputy Director of the Unison Housing Research Lab at RMIT University. A qualified social worker, Juliet has extensive research, teaching and practice experience in the areas of homelessness, gendered violence and youth. She has published widely in scholarly and industry journals, and her book, Youth Homelessness and Survival Sex: Intimate Relationships and Gendered Subjectivities, was released by Routledge in 2018.
Mental health inpatient units should be safe and healing places. But weve found women staying in these units are being threatened, harassed and sexually and physically assaulted by men. These are mostly men also staying...