Organised abuse has been reported by child victims, adult survivors and a range of professionals for over thirty years. However, organised abuse remains poorly understood.

This website has been developed by criminologist Associate Professor Michael Salter who specialises in the study of organised abuse and complex trauma. The aim of the website is to disseminate reliable information about organised abuse to professionals, victims and survivors. 



How common is organised abuse? What are the contexts in which organised abuse takes place, and what are the impacts on victim?

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