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Special Collection

Special Collection
April 2014

Violence in the Lives of the Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Author(s): Gretchen Waech, Cathy Hoog
This Special Collection offers information regarding the experiences and needs of individuals who are Deaf or hard of hearing and have experienced abuse. The purpose of this collection is to: 1) increase victim advocates' knowledge and understanding of Deaf culture, 2) provide resources to assist helping professionals in direct service work with Deaf individuals, and 3) highlight best practices for addressing domestic and sexual violence in the Deaf community.

Materials

Materials
  • General Material
March 2010

Violence in the lives of the Deaf: Unique Challenges Webinar Materials

Author(s): Gretchen Waech, Heidi Notario
This webinar provided information about the barriers encountered by Deaf survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault when seeking advocacy services from mainstream programs.
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
August 2009

"Why Cry if No One Hears?" The Deaf Community's Experience of Sexual and Domestic Violence - Webinar Materials

Author(s): Gretchen Waech
Materials from the webinar held on July 28 and 29, 2009 include the PowerPoint presentation and questions and answers from the presenter.
Materials
  • General Material
March 2009

Deaf Culture and Domestic Violence

Author(s): Gretchen Waech
This PowerPoint presentation offers an overview of the Deaf culture, accessibility challenges faced by Deaf individuals in society, dynamics present for Deaf victims, myths and realities about the Deaf culture among members of the hearing world, and more.
Materials
  • General Material
January 2007

Interaction with Deaf People- A to Z

Author(s): Gretchen Waech
This fact sheets offer information about Deaf and hard of hearing individuals and the Deaf culture in general, providing the reader with tips for how to best interact with Deaf individuals.