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May 2018

Working with Transgender Survivors: Core Information for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Advocates

May 17, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Webinar description: This fast-paced webinar is designed to assist domestic violence advocates and other victim service providers in better serving transgender survivors. Many providers are committed to serving transgender clients, but seek additional information in order to provide more competent and sensitive services. This webinar will primarily focus on basic transgender concepts, but will include content specifically geared towards advocates. Many references will also be provided on where you can learn more about basic transgender topics, as well as more…

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June 2018

Transgender Survivors of Sexual and Domestic Violence: Core Information for Campus-Based Coordinated Community Response Teams (UCDenver)

June 26, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

  Webinar Description: This fast-paced webinar is designed to assist campus-based Coordinated Community Response Teams (CCRTs) in better serving transgender survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and stalking.. Many campuses are committed to nurturing an inclusive campus community, but seek additional information to provide more competent prevention programs and response services for transgender and non-binary students and survivors. This webinar will primarily focus on basic transgender concepts, but will include content specifically geared towards CCRTs on college campuses.  Trans-specific sexual…

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February 2019

Bathrooms, Bullies, and Bystanders

February 14, 2019

A webinar for The State University of New York. Description: Restrictive legislation is limiting the basic right of transgender and non-binary individuals to use public bathrooms and locker rooms. Additionally, youth and adults, politicians and citizens, parents and teachers, atheists and people of faith, (and even some victim service providers) are all too often engaging in anti-trans bullying, discrimination, and assault. Victim service agencies across the country are asking what they can do to both support transgender communities and counter…

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June 2019

Bisexual Crime Victims: Least Visible, Most at Risk (webinar)

June 17, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

It’s often said they have “the best of both worlds,” but victimization rates tell a very different story. Bisexuals make up the largest part of the LGBTQ community, yet are the most invisible and have some of the highest rates of victimization. This webinar will go over the statistics, look at some of the reasons why this population is so invisible and at-risk, and explore the long-term health implications of these facts. We will also begin to explore how the…

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Stopping It Where It Starts: Disrupting the LGBTQ Polyvictimization Pathway in Childhood

June 24, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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. Monday, June…

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July 2019

Best Practices of Law Enforcement in Working with LGBTQ Victims (Webinar)

July 15, 2019 @ 1:00 am - 2:30 pm

Many studies have shown that having law enforcement serve as the “front door” of victim services has a chilling effect on LGBTQ victims, who often refuse to have voluntary contact with police. This webinar will highlight some of the most effective and replicable law enforcement practices being implemented across the country to improve law enforcement/LGBTQ community relations.   Recording: https://veracvs.adobeconnect.com/pppyznfuaxfd/ PowerPoint: https://veracvs.adobeconnect.com/p0qv1swxl795/ Transcript: https://veracvs.adobeconnect.com/peggtmcwq83n/   Monday, July 15, 2019 2:00-3:30 PM Eastern Time Zone  

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Improving LGBTQ/Law Enforcement Relationships: A Webinar for Community Advocates (webinar)

July 29, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Every LGBTQ community advocate has seen it: LGBTQ crime victims who refuse to access justice, compensation, and/or healing services because they fear having to deal with law enforcement. Can the problem be fixed? Yes, it can! This webinar will highlight some of the most effective and replicable law enforcement practices being implemented across the country to improve law enforcement/LGBTQ community relations. Specific attention will be paid to the roles LGBTQ advocates can play in improving their own communities’ LGBTQ/law enforcement…

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September 2019

Trans & Non-Binary Employees and Workplace Harassment: Legal Rights & Options (1)

September 17, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Recorded on September 22, 2019   Register! Registration for September 17, 2019 -- https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2030640048094715148   Description: Transgender and non-binary workers can experience high rates of mistreatment at work because of their gender identity or expression. As a result, 77% of transgender and non-binary employees have taken steps to avoid harassment and discrimination at work, like hiding their gender identity or delaying their transition. When those measures don’t work or harassment happens anyway, sorting out rights and options can be difficult…

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Trans & Non-Binary Employees and Workplace Harassment: Legal Rights & Options (2)

September 22, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Recorded on September 22, 2019   Register! Registration for September 22, 2019 -- https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/427671941565512972   Description: Transgender and non-binary workers can experience high rates of mistreatment at work because of their gender identity or expression. As a result, 77% of transgender and non-binary employees have taken steps to avoid harassment and discrimination at work, like hiding their gender identity or delaying their transition. When those measures don’t work or harassment happens anyway, sorting out rights and options can be difficult…

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October 2019

Pronouns! Mini-series

October 15, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

In these six short podcast-sized segments, participants will learn about the basics of pronouns and gain some practical skills in how to improve pronoun use with trans and non-binary clients, colleagues, and friends.   Part 1: Pronouns 101 This segment reviews what pronouns are, the basics of pronoun grammar, the unconscious process of how our brains quickly assign a pronoun to someone, the importance of shifting our automatic brain processing, and a quick review of gender identity and gender expression.…

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