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Alameda County Family Justice Center

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Power and Control Wheel for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Relationships

The Power and Control Wheel for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Trans Relationships provides various examples of abusive behaviors that may occur in relationships between LGBTQ individuals. This particular wheel also shows how domestic violence in LGBTQ relationships is influenced by the oppression faced by LGBTQ communities.
http://www.tcfv.org/pdf/Updated_wheels/LGBT.pdf

Intimate Partner Violence Myths

Addresses myths about violence in LGBTQ relationships.
http://tahoesafealliance.org/for-lgbqtia/lgbtqiamyths/

Fact Sheet on Domestic Violence & LGBTQ Youth

http://www.thesafespace.org/pdf/handout-dv-&-lgbt-youth.pdf

Bibliography on LGBTQ Domestic Violence from the Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse

http://www.mincava.umn.edu/categories/892?type=8