Intimate Partner Violence & the LGBTQ Community

IPV & the LGBTQ Community

IPV & the LGBTQ Community

Workshop Length:  1-3 hours

This workshop is a domestic violence 101 centered on the different experiences of intimate partner violence lived by members of the LGBTQ+ community.

Topics covered:

  • Who is in the LGBTQ+ community and specialized language related to sexual orientation and gender identity

  • Mythbusting about intimate partner violence in the LGBTQ+ community

  • Barriers and obstacles to safety experienced by LGBTQ+ community members

  • Safety planning and nonjudgmental support guidance for peers and professionals

  • Local resources for intimate partner violence and LGBTQ+ specific resources

    This workshop can be geared toward any adult or youth audience, especially professionals working with the LGBTQ+ community or community members