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Serving People with Disabilitites Who Experience Sexual Assault or Domestic Violence-Sacramento

June 26, 2018 @ 8:30 am - June 28, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Serving People with Disabilities Who Experience Sexual Assault or Domestic Violence
Presented by Leanne Mull, MHA
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This session focuses on specific strategies for an effective response to victims with a wide range of disabilities including those people with disabilities who also identify as LGBTQ.
Topics include: prevalence, definitions, attitudes, obstacles, unique dynamics, accommodations, effective written and verbal communication, forensic sexual assault exams,
protocols and tools for law enforcement and prosecutors. We will also look at tools and resources that can support sexual assault investigations and advocacy including accessible
written materials.

For more information, questions, or concerns, please contact Emma Nichols at
(707) 992-0537 or emma.nichols@cirinc.org or visit http://cirinc.org/up/about.html

A limited number of travel scholarships are available for our in-person trainings. Those interested can complete an application and
scholarships will be awarded based on need. Accepted applicants will be reimbursed following the training with submission of signed claim
and required receipts. For a travel scholarship application, please contact Emma Nichols at emma.nichols@cirinc.org.


June 26, 2018 @ 8:30 am
June 28, 2018 @ 5:00 pm