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Abused Lesbians/Gay Individuals

People who identify as lesbian or gay who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse and intimidation by their partners.

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Abused Men

Adult men who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse and intimidation by their wives or intimate partners.

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Abused Women

Adult women who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse and intimidation by their husbands or intimate partners.

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Adult Child Abuse Survivors

Adults who, as youngsters, were subjected to a persistent pattern of violence and neglect which may include abandonment, emotional abuse, emotional deprivation, physical abuse and corporal punishment that resulted in a traumatic condition, physical neglect and/or inadequate supervision, and who may be needing to deal with the traumatic effects of the experience in their adult lives.

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Elder Abuse Victims

Older adults who have been, or are suspected of being, subjected to physical, sexual or emotional abuse or intimidation; unreasonable physical restraint; prolonged deprivation of food and water; financial abuse; or misuse/misappropriation of material assets by their family caregivers or other individuals involved in their care either in their own homes or in a residential/nursing facility.

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Sexually Abused Adults

Individuals age 18 and older who have been raped or otherwise sexually assaulted or adults who, as children, were victims of incest.

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The above terms and definitions are part of the Taxonomy of Human Services, used here by permission of INFO LINE of Los Angeles.


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