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Intimate partner violence in men who have sex with men is linked to adverse health effects

“Our results highlight the need for research into effective interventions to prevent IPV in MSM, as well as the importance of providing health care professionals with training in how to address issues of IPV among MSM and the need to raise awareness of local and national support services.”

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Respect Male Victims Network

Respect’s Inaugural UK Practitioner’s Network Event for Those Working with Male Victims of Domestic Violence 14th May 2014 9.30 – 4.30 Human Rights Action Centre, London EC2A 3EA Respect is delighted to host this important event exploring effective practice in work with male victims. Keynote speaker – Dr. Emma Williamson, Bristol University ‘Addressing the Needs [...]

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Help to Heal

Just launched. the UK directory of councellors with an extensive database of councelling practitioners able to offer support on a wide range of issues including domestic abuse. www.helptoheal.co.uk

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New Research from Youth Chances just published.

Youth Chances report just published. Over 7,000  respondents  under 25 took part. Initial finding found that : 29% of LGBTQ respondents reported domestic or familial abuse, compared to 25% of the heterosexual non trans group. Almost one in five (18%) LGBTQ young people have experienced some form of sexual abuse, compared with one in ten [...]

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