My name is Kelly Mattison and I am a freelance health and social affairs journalist based in Stockport, greater Manchester. My articles have been published in big issue in the north, big issue Scotland, guardian society, guardian social care and young minds magazine.

He was a big powerful man. He kicked me

Michelle Molloy suffered so violently at the hands of her partner that she wasdiagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder. This is her powerful story.

Forced marriage in community spotlight

On course to tackle domestic abuse