Archive for September, 2012

  • LGBT Anti-Violence Training (UW-Parkside)

    • Date: September 27th, 2012
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    Last minute cancelations have resulted in open seats in Monday’s (10/1/12) interactive LGBTQ anti-violence training for providers and allied professionals who work with victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and hate violence. Date: Monday, October 1, 2012 Time:  3:00 – 5:30pm Location: UW-Parkside (Kenosha, Wisconsin) Cost: FREE! The training is being sponsored by Agents for […]

  • National Center for Victims of Crime – Poster Session

    • Date: September 17th, 2012
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    Transgender Victims of Crime: Barriers to Service Abstract: Transgender and gender non-conforming individuals experience extremely high rates of victimization.  Data from two FORGE 2011 national studies (transgender individuals, n=1005; victim service providers, n = 310) — approved by the Morehouse School of Medicine Institutional Review Board — confirm that the majority of transgender individuals who […]

  • FAQ: Universal Design

    Why modify services for such a small percentage of the population?  This FAQ explains how meeting the needs of transgender clients will automatically result in services that better meet the needs of many clients, transgender and non-transgender.