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 Associate Professor and Clinic Director (Creator)
Christine E. Murray, Associate Professor (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

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.

Additional Information

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