Module I: Defining Intimate Partner Sexual Abuse and Assessing its Prevalence
Table of Contents and Learning Objectives
This module will enable a judge to:
Table of Contents
- Define "intimate partner sexual abuse" and identify the many
forms it may take.
- Recognize that intimate partner sexual abuse is a vastly underreported yet very common aspect of domestic violence.
- Understand why intimate partner sexual abuse is severely traumatic to victims, sometimes physically and nearly always psychologically.
- Address the myth that intimate partner rape is less harmful than stranger rape.
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