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In Our Own Voices Winter Training Series

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Supporting LGBT Survivors of Sexual Assault

Date and Time: December 8th, 2017 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 200 Henry Johnson Blvd

This interactive and educational presentation will address the epidemic of sexual violence and its impact on the LGBT community. Topics covered include: defining sexual violence, unique challenges/barriers faced by LGBT victims of sexual violence, and how to create supportive, safer, and inclusive environment for LGBT victims of sexual violence. This training will also challenge “colorblind,” “sexual orientation neutral” and “just like everyone else” paradigms and encourage service providers to see the unique needs of LGBT people.


Agency Assessment for LGBT Inclusion

Date and Time: December 15th, 2017 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 200 Henry Johnson Blvd


The goal of this training is to allow providers the opportunity to critically analyze their organizations and themselves to ensure a safe, supportive, and inclusive environment for LGBT individuals- including survivors/victims, agency staff, and community members.This training will also allow for particpants to walk away with tools and tips towards creating a more inclusive environment for LGBT individuals.


LGBT Youth and Sexual Abuse: Debunking the Myths and Creating Safer Space

Date and Time: December 19th, 2017 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: Webinar

The goal of this training is to allow providers the opportunity to address the epidemic of sexual violence within LGBT youth. During this training, providers will discuss and address myths hat surrounds LGBT youth as it relates to sexual abuse. Providers will also learn about social and institutional disparities contribute to barriers for LGBT youth. This training will allow for providers to walk away with promising practices to support LGBT youth who have experienced sexual abuse.

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