Virginia Department of Health's Division of Injury & Violence Prevention in collaboration with the Virginia Anti-Violence Project
At the end of this training, participants will be able to:
Identify respectful terminology for use with LGBTQ communities
Understand basic components of intimate partner violence
Identify unique barriers faced by LGBTQ survivors of intimate partner violence
Practice assessment strategies for use with consumers using the RADAR methodology in a healthcare setting
Identify local/statewide resources for LGBTQ consumers
Network with other service providers to build resource sharing and support opportunities
Target Audience: Nurses, Physicians, Nursing Assistants, hospital and other health care workers and staff; Social Workers, Counselors, Case Workers and other mental health service providers; domestic violence advocates, case managers and other program staff. Please contact Erica Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or 804-864-7741 with any questions.
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