Homosex 53 71— Rebecca works with youth and adults to prevent sexual assault, promote healthy relationships, and create safer communities. Trina has worked in violence prevention for the past 10 years, managing multiple local and national initiatives.
Mercado has the distinct honor of supervising the Human Trafficking Victim Advocates who provide direct services to victims of all forms of human trafficking identified in Orange County. Jessica has also worked as an advocate for rape victims and for battered women, a counselor for runaway youth, and a waitress.
Martha is a public speaker, consultant and professional trainer. LGB-affirmative cognitive-behavioral therapy for young adult gay and bisexual men: a randomized controlled trial of a transdiagnostic minority stress approach.
She has been a consultant and trainer for various social service, mental health, and public health organizations on traumatic stress. Heterosexism, homophobia, biphobia and transphobia also affect access to services and responses from service providers and the justice system. Further,
Rider-Milkovich also co-chairs the Abuse Hurts Initiative, a cross-campus effort to address the effects of domestic violence in the workplace and connect survivors to appropriate campus and community-based resources.
She provides training and technical assistance to corrections officials and advocates across the country, ensuring that incarcerated survivors have access to crisis services. Stephanie is passionate about helping organizations understand their stakeholder-s needs and providing culturally competent programming and services.
In addition to various awards, her work has received wide recognition in national and international media. As an officer, he has worked patrol, community policing detail, safe schools detail, background investigations and the gang unit.
This work is fueled by a determination to not only reduce disparities in service and outcomes for women of color survivors of violence but also for women of color staff within organizations providing services. She has worked to prevent sexual violence and improve survivor options for 20 years, focusing largely on the intersections of violence and social justice.
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