Thriving While Healing: Skills-based Support for LGBTQ Survivors of Sexual Violence
Date/Time:Wednesday, February 21, 2018 / 6:00 am - 7:30 am ChST
Content:This webinar will discuss highlights and lessons learned from the NW Network's unique, strengths-based sexual assault support group, Thriving While Healing: Finding Joy, Resilience and Support in the Aftermath of Sexual Assault. This all-gender support group, specifically oriented to LGBTQ survivors offers skills, education, and tools to name and confront the silence, isolation, and shame which so many survivors experience, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. Themes and interactive activities from the group such as cultivating resilience, normalizing the process of healing, trigger planning, positive sexuality, and self-trust will be discussed during this webinar.
Presenters:Sydney Pk, the NW Network of Bi, Trans, Lesbian and Gay Survivors of Abuse