08 Sep Justice Clearinghouse Webinar: Working with LGBTQ+ Survivors of Sexual Violence Part 2
From 1:00 PM until 2:15 PM
Presented by the Justice Clearinghouse / [email protected]
This training is part two of the Working with LGBTQ+ Survivors of Sexual Violence webinar series. This training provides current best practices for serving LGBTQ+ survivors of sexual violence. It will explore institutional barriers that prevent LGBTQ+ survivors from reporting and seeking services, and how to develop culturally responsive, affirming services within your organizations. Attendees will learn how to better serve survivors in this community in order to increase safety and improve survivors’ experience working with responders.
Marli Mayon is the Sexual Violence Response Coordinator with the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence. Marli has worked in the anti-violence movement since 2017. In her direct service work, she has learned from survivors of the unique challenges experienced by young folks and communities pushed to the margins. She is passionate about ensuring services are survivor-centered, intersectional, and accessible. She graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Social and Cultural Analysis with an emphasis in Women and Gender Studies and through the University continues feminist research work on gender and sexuality. In her free time, Marli enjoys a night of listening to live music, creating elaborate charcuterie boards to be enjoyed by friends, and providing feminist critique of cinema