Transgender Affirming Sexual Violence Response
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Rates of sexual violence are alarmingly high in the transgender community. This especially affects individuals who are multiply marginalized. 50-60% of the trans community will experience sexual violence in their lifetime. Despite this, support services are under utilized for a variety of reasons including feeling misunderstood by providers. This workshop is on trauma informed LGBTQ affirming best practices for providers supporting victims and survivors of sexual violence.
1. Providers will be able to increase their ability to provide LGBTQ affirming care. 2. Providers will be able to utilize trauma informed best practices in their when interacting with trans victims and survivors of sexual violence.