Rob is our Dunedin based Kaiako.  He has a PhD in Social Psychology and has worked in academic, research, clinical and community organisations. Rob is active in the community to build community resiliance, to raise public awareness of family violence, and to inspire individuals to take action against family violence. He currently has a research position at the University of Otago, and is the Otago Coordinator of Fostering Kids NZ, where he provides training, advocacy and support to caregivers to provide safe and nurturing homes for the children and young people in their care.