Dave Burck is a child and family counsellor at YFS in QLD. Courage is his private supervision, consultation and training business. He is also the co – facilitator / co – author of the ReNew program, which is a joint program with the Domestic Violence Action Centre in Ipswich, QLD. ReNew is a group therapy program that works with mothers who have experienced domestic violence and sons who have witnessed domestic violence and are now using violence against their mothers. Dave has a Masters of Counselling degree from the University of QLD and he is currently researching adolescent – to – mother abuse at the University of QLD. He has experience working in domestic violence and child trauma.