“Women with DisAbilities’ Experiences of Violence and its Prevention on University and College Campuses”
Speaker: Terri-Lynn Langdon, MSW, RSW, (Thrive Counselling)
Date: Thursday, March 15th, 2012
Time: 12 noon – 1:30 PM
Location: room 201, Institute of Applied Health Science, McMaster University Campus, Hamilton Ontario Canada
This presentation discusses the findings of a qualitative mixed methods research project which was funded by Springtide Resources. It will explore how anti-violence measures on campuses can have a more critical lens for disAbled bodies as well as other interlocking identities. Principles of the self-reflective researcher and the usefulness of anti-oppressive practices and approaches will also be explored.