Shortland Street tackles domestic violence as Warner ‘golden boy’ loses it

Shortland Street tackles domestic violence as Warner ‘golden boy’ loses it

Shortland Street's writing team drew on research and personal experience when crafting their domestic violence storyline, including consulting with Shine. Shine’s Holly Carrington congratulated Shortland Street for "shining a light" on the issue of domestic violence. She said that by involving two doctors the storyline highlighted that domestic violence could be experienced or perpetrated by people of any socio-economic status.

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“"When I got to the Shine refuge with my boys, I felt an enormous weight lift off me. I realised how much anxiety and fear I had been carrying around for so long. Shine helped me get a Protection Order and Parenting Order against S. Within days, I began sleeping and eating normally again." ”