Intimate partner violence occurs in as many as one-in-three relationships regardless of the sexual orientation of the partners.

What is Intimate Partner Violence?

Intimate partner violence involves one partner who is exerting power and control over another.

  • Coercion
  • Intimidation
  • Physical Violence
  • Sexual Violence
  • Verbal Abuse
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Psychological Abuse
  • Financial Abuse
  • Isolation
  • Homophobic / Biphobic / Transphobic Control

IF THESE SIGNS DESCRIBE YOUR RELATIONSHIP, HELP IS HERE.

Special Issues in LGBT Intimate Partner Violence