Removing Roadblocks: Challenges and Opportunities in the Muslim Community for Survivor Healing

with Nadiah Mohajir, Sameera Qureshi

About This Course

This session has been rescheduled to July 31, 2018.

Join us for this live briefing, focused on understanding the nuances and complexities within Muslim communities on campus, internal community, and external systemic barriers to supporting survivors of sexual violence, and how professionals who work with Muslim survivors can best meet their needs.

Learning Outcomes

Participants who attend this webinar will be able to: 

  • articulate a greater landscape of the American Muslim context, specific to the college enviroment;
  • identify the unique challenges facing Muslim survivors, especially with respect to reporting;
  • identify institutional barriers to reporting for Muslim survivors – both within the Muslim community as well as the greater mainstream community; and
  • practice implementing the knowledge gained in the webinar within case studies, as a means to assess their learning and areas of need.

This project was supported by Grant No. 2011-TA-AX-K023 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.

Accessing the Presentation

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