Working Together for LGBTQ Domestic Violence Survivors

Our resource, Violence Against Women: Contemporary Examination of Intimate Partner Violence, includes a chapter on LGBTQ domestic violence.

The chapter covers Defining Sexualities; LGBTQ Communities; Heterosexism, Homophobia, and Discrimination; Same-Sex Intimate Partner Violence; Sexual Assault and ViolenceĀ in a LGBTQ Context; Homophobia and LGBTQ Youth; Special Circumstances: More Barriers to Reporting; Considerations and Interventions; and Prevention Efforts.

This short excerpt is a table taken from Chapter 25: LGBTQ Culture: Considerations. It includes suggestions for professionals working with LGBTQ survivors or domestic violence or sexual assault.



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