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June 24, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Stopping It Where It Starts: Disrupting the LGBTQ Polyvictimization Pathway in Childhood
Many victim service professionals have recognized that members of the LGBTQ community often experience polyvictimization, but did you know data shows victimization typically starts in childhood? LGBTQ children and youth often experience bullying not only in schools, but also at home. This webinar will illuminate how these lifelong victimization patterns start and, more importantly, how adults can easily and safely intervene to make a substantial and long-lasting difference in the life of a bullied LGBTQ child or youth.
About this 3-part webinar series: LGBTQ Trauma and Resilience: A virtual training series for victim service providers
LGBT individuals experience crime victimization at rates higher than individuals from other communities , yet these survivors are less likely to seek victim services. To learn more, sign up for one or all three of this 3-part webinar series
Registration closes June 17, 2019.