Author/Organization: Nevada Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence
While anyone can be affected by abuse, people with disabilities can be up to three times more likely to experience abuse than people without disabilities. In this section, information about power and control, red flags of abuse in PWD, and the unique challenges and barriers to accessing support for people with disabilities will be discussed. Appeals to any health care provider working primarily with vulnerable populations.
Resource Type: Website
Topics: PWD & neurodiverse, community educators, intimate partner violence, parents & caregivers, prevention, school teachers, sexual-violence
Date Resource Added: February 1, 2021