Based in North East England, the Centre for Research into Violence and Abuse (CRiVA) has been dedicated to designing and enhancing research-led education, policy and practice since 2013. The work of our world-leading researchers informs and improves legal, professional and societal responses to violence and abuse.
We are passionate about supporting people who have experienced violence and abuse, but also about ending it.
The driving force behind our 50+ multi-disciplinary team is to end violence and abuse. Meet some of our incredible members below whose work is focused on this.
We're so proud of the work of our world-leading researchers over the last 10 years, from PhDs, book launches, publications and awards. Together, we will end violence and abuse.