Inclusion Workshop: LGBTQ Intimate Partner Violence

Thursday, November 2, 2023 Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh

Join us for a 3-hour workshop focused on tackling LGBTQ IPV, affecting 1 in 3. This event is designed for professionals dedicated to enhancing the wellbeing of LGBTQ individuals. Our comprehensive session includes a pre-session 30-minute digital learning course to ensure you're equipped with the knowledge needed to engage more inclusively.

This workshop is ground breaking and distinct from all others as it will showcase live acted perfomance from research based queer experiences of IPV. This will potray key areas for LGBTQ IPV including impact, gender norms, stigma and resilience. This method provides a more candid lived experience narrative which is more dyanmic at creating understanding from the victims perception.

Pre-Session Digital Learning: Prepare for the workshop with our engaging 30-minute digital course. Covering foundational concepts, this primer ensures a rich understanding of LGBTQ IPV.

Workshop Highlights:

Session 1: Terminology and Challenges

Understand the dynamics of IPV within LGBTQ relationships.

Examine the prevalence of LGBTQ IPV.

Discuss unique challenges arising from stigma and discrimination.

Creative Narrative Session

Live performace displaying queer experiences of IPV stigma, norms and its impact.

Session 2: Risk Factors and Identification

Identify risk factors contributing to LGBTQ IPV.

Learn how to recognise signs and address them proactively.

Session 3: Inclusive Engagement

Discover effective communication strategies.

Build trust and rapport while engaging LGBTQ individuals.

Create personalised safety plans for LGBTQ individuals.

Navigate legal and support resources available.

Why Attend:

Unique live enacted research narrative from queer peoples lived experience.

Gain a comprehensive understanding of LGBTQ IPV.

Equip yourself with practical tools to engage and support survivors.

Connect with fellow professionals committed to LGBTQ well-being.

Earn a certificate of completion for the digital course and workshop.

Who Should Attend:

This workshop is essential for leaders, managers and professionals in EDI, healthcare, counselling, HR, social work, policing, justice education, and other fields where LGBTQ well-being is a priority.

Limited Seats Available:

Reserve your spot today to benefit from early bird pricing. Seats are limited to ensure personalised attention and interactive discussions.

Ready to Make a Difference?

Empower yourself with knowledge, strategies, and empathy to make a positive impact on LGBTQ individuals facing domestic abuse. Register now to secure your spot.

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