This 45-minute video features a panel of leaders from local trauma agencies in San Francisco.
This hour-long video tells the story of three women who are national leaders: Ms. Naina Khanna (Executive Director of Positive Women’s Network-USA), Ms. Gina Brown (Coordinator at New Orleans Regional AIDS Planning Council), and Ms. Linda Scruggs (Director of Ribbon Consulting Group).
?Trauma has the incredible ability to rupture relationships with ourselves as well as with others, simultaneously.?
?The entire HIV epidemic is fueled by violence and neglect?Far more women living with HIV are dying from the consequences of unaddressed trauma than are dying from HIV itself.?
Twelve locally and nationally esteemed speakers shared their expertise in their respective fields, presenting on topics including: trauma-informed care for women; disclosure, criminalization and stigma for women living with HIV; reducing anxiety and pain during gynecological exams; and healing rituals and practices for service providers.