Pregnant & Parenting

For Sexual Assault Survivors
PDF
January, 2012

This booklet offers information on how sexual abuse or assault can affect ongoing reproductive and sexual health. For example, survivors may be triggered by many aspects of the medical care setting, and particularly the reproductive health care setting — therefore, they may become very upset or they may avoid even routine health care. Survivors may not identify reproductive or sexual coercion by an intimate partner as abuse, and even consensual sexual experiences may trigger flashbacks.…

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Pregnant & Parenting, Reproductive Health & Justice
PDF & Hard Copy
January, 2015

Building on the Practice Guidelines for Working with Pregnant and Parenting Survivors (www.pregnantsurvivors.org), the current guidelines seek to incorporate the skills and knowledge of health care professionals and advocates who provide services to members of Latin@ communities. Gaining a clearer understanding of the complexity of the lived experiences of Latin@ communities begins with recognizing how discrimination based on social inequalities…

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Pregnant & Parenting, Immigrant & Refugee

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