211550 Intimate Partner Violence, Resources, and STI's: A Review

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 8:30 AM

Derrick M. Gordon, PhD , Department of Psychiatry, Division of Prevention and Community Research, Yale University, New Haven, CT
This presentation will lay the foundation for the session on IPV, STI and sustaining resources by reviewing the current literature on the intersection between the three. This presentation will highlight the challenge experienced by interested parties in addressing the unique needs in populations negatively impacted by IPV, STI and limited resources and bring to the fore how within each identified area little attention is paid to the others, although their inter-relationship have implications for targeted intervention area.

Learning Objectives:
This presentation will: 1. Review the literature that overlap between IPV and STI 2. Present this material to the audience 3. Attendees will be able to identify factors that impact the expression of IPV in populations impacted by STI including HIV

Keywords: Domestic Violence, STD

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Ph.D. in clinical psychology
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.