Presented by Austin Bay, GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project, and Chai Jindasurat, National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs.This webinar will explore the unique characteristics of intimate partner violence in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) relationships. It will focus on the needs and challenges of these diverse communities, providing a basic overview of gender identity and sexual orientation, and sharing practical tips for working with LGBTQ victims and survivors. This webinar includes case studies of successful organizational initiatives as well as interactive scenarios.By the conclusion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
Recognize the scope and prevalence of intimate partner violence in LGBTQ communities
Understand the unique challenges and barriers that LGBTQ victims and survivors face around receiving services
Learn strategies and consider best practices for engaging LGBTQ victims and survivors
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