Talk About Sexual Violence: A Conversation Guide for Patients With Disabilities

Every day, people with intellectual/developmental disabilities (IDD) are sexually abused.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer or questioning (LGBTQ) people also face high rates of sexual violence.

It is important that you talk openly with your medical providers about sexual abuse and abuse prevention.

This guide has suggestions to help you share your experiences with medical providers.