Kylie Dowse is an Aboriginal feminist, living and working on Birpai country on the Mid North Coast of NSW where she has worked with the Domestic and Family Violence Specialist Service since 2000. Kylie holds a Master’s Degree in Narrative Therapy and Community Work, and is currently immersed in PhD research. Kylie holds an honorary clinical role with University of Melbourne and teaches part-time at the Dulwich Centre. Kylie reports that her favourite role of all is grandmother to her 12 and a half grandchildren.