Same-Sex Intimate Partner Violence: Dynamics, Social Context, and Counseling Implications

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
A. Keith Mobley, Clinical Professor (Creator)
Christine E. Murray, Associate Professor (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: This article presents a review of literature describing intimate partner violence (IPV) in same-sex relationships. The authors present definitions and the prevalence of the main forms of violence—physical, sexual, and emotional—that can occur within same-sex intimate partner relationships, an overview of the existing research that examines the dynamics and broader social context of same-sex IPVI and implications for counseling affected individuals.

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The Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling, 1(4), 7-30.
Language: English
Date: 2007
Domestic violence, same-sex couples, intimate partner violence, counseling