Centering Equity for Intimate Partner Violence Survivors: The Impact of Structural Racism

Dr. Michele Decker & Dr. Charvonne Holliday

Dr. Michele Decker and Dr. Charvonne Holliday discuss highlights from a portfolio of mixed-methods research on the influence of structural racism and gender discrimination on safety and response strategies among intimate partner violence survivors, with a focus on historical contexts of abuse, survivors’ engagement with and preferences for justice systems, and the role of housing in achieving survivor safety and stability.