Lesson 1: Understanding the Dynamics and Context of Substance Use for Survivors of Domestic Violence

Lesson 1: Understanding the Dynamics and Context of Substance Use for Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

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Overview:

The relationship between domestic violence, sexual assault, trauma, mental health, and substance use (including substance use coercion)

Trauma-informed and anti-stigma framework for contextualizing substance use (and related behaviors) for survivors of domestic violence and/or sexual assault.

Why might survivors use substances?

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Lesson Content